Robert Ingpen's original design of an image of Melbourne Football Club rover, Fred McGinis (1876-1953), included in a tapestry celebrating 150 years of performances and events on the Melbourne Cricket Ground. The artist's original image number - 35 - and subject's name and club are handwritten below the design. A sheet of tracing paper, with the grid references for the layout of the tapestry, folds over the artwork which is signed and dated by the artist.
0 - Whole: H: 280 W: 415 D: 2mm (H: 11 W: 16 5/16 D: 1/16")
Fred McGinis; 19 Nov 1876; 30 Mar 1953
Robert Ingpen; 13 Oct 1936
Victorian Tapestry Workshop
Melbourne Cricket Club; 1838
Kindly donated to the Melbourne Cricket Club Museum by Robert Ingpen