Robert Ingpen's original design of an image of Australian batsman, Keith Stackpole. The artist's original image number - 128 - and name of the subject and country are handwritten below the design, with the pencilled years '1966-1974'. A sheet of tracing paper, with grid 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 MCG. In 43 Tests, Stackpole scored 2,807 runs at an average of 37.42. He scored 10,100 first class runs.
0 - Whole: H: 390 W: 270 D: 2mm (H: 15 3/8 W: 10 5/8 D: 1/16")
Keith Stackpole; 10 Jul 1940
Robert Ingpen; 13 Oct 1936
Victorian Tapestry Workshop
Melbourne Cricket Club; 1838
Kindly donated to the Melbourne Cricket Club Museum by Robert Ingpen