Robert Ingpen's original design of an image of English Test cricket all-rounder, Wilfred Rhodes (1877-1973). The artist's original image number - 33 - and subject's name are handwritten in ink below the design. A sheet of tracing paper, with grid and references, folds over the artwork which is signed and dated by the artist. The image is included in a tapestry celebrating 150 years of performances and events on the Melbourne Cricket Ground.
0 - Whole: H: 420 W: 297 D: 2mm (H: 16 9/16 W: 11 11/16 D: 1/16")
Wilfred Rhodes; 29 Oct 1877; 08 Jul 1973
Robert Ingpen; 13 Oct 1936
Victorian Tapestry Workshop
Melbourne Cricket Club; 1838
Kindly donated to the Melbourne Cricket Club Museum by Robert Ingpen