Collection Online
Medium
wool, cotton
Measurements
496.8 × 546.0 cm
Place/s of Execution
Melbourne, Victoria
Inscription
woven in wool l.l.: V
Accession Number
CT74-1991
Department
Australian Fashion and Textiles
Credit Line
National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
Commissioned by The Art Foundation of Victoria with funds provided by Dame Elisabeth Murdoch, Founder Benefactor, 1991
© Kemp estate
This digital record has been made available on NGV Collection Online through the generous support of Professor AGL Shaw AO Bequest
Gallery location
Great Hall
Ground Level, NGV International
Physical description
Tapestry executed in multi-colours with a bold abstract pattern, cartoon designed by Roger Kemp based on his paintings from 1960-1965. The wool is dyed with Ciba Geigy dyes in the workshop, and the tapestry was woven using the high-waro method (tapestry grew vertically).