Arthur BOYD

Murrumbeena, Victoria, Australia 1920 – Melbourne, Victoria, Australia 1999


  • England, Australia, Italy from 1959


commenced 1948

manufacturer (organisation)

St Francis blowing Brother Masseo into the air [Previously listed as "Blowing Brother Masseo"] 1973
Collection Title: Life of St Francis
Place made: Portalegre, Portugal
Materials & Technique: textiles, tapestries, wool, cotton

Primary Insc: woven signature l.l. "Arthur Boyd" woven monogram l.l. "T/M/P"
Tertiary Insc: woven reverse l.r. "1650" and "F.C."
Dimensions: 251.5 h x 340.0 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1975
Accession No: NGA 75.5
Image rights: Reproduced with the permission of Bundanon Trust