Robert Ingpen's original design of an image of Australian Test batsman, Victor Trumper (1877-1915). The artist's original image number - 32 - and subject are handwritten, bottom left. A sheet of tracing paper, with grid lines and references, folds over the artwork. The image is included in a tapestry celebrating 150 years of performances and events on the Melbourne Cricket Ground. In 1996, Trumper was an inaugural inductee into the Australian Cricket Hall of Fame.
0 - Whole: H: 360 W: 295 D: 2mm (H: 14 3/16 W: 11 5/8 D: 1/16")
Victor Trumper; 02 Nov 1877; 28 Jun 1915
Robert Ingpen; 13 Oct 1936
Victorian Tapestry Workshop
Melbourne Cricket Club; 1838
Australian Cricket Hall of Fame (ACHOF)
Kindly donated to the Melbourne Cricket Club Museum by Robert Ingpen