Arthur BOYD

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


  • England, Australia, Italy from 1959


commenced 1948

manufacturer (organisation)

St Francis when young turning aside [Previously listed as "St Francis turning aside"] 1972
Collection Title: Life of St Francis
Place made: Portalegre, Portugal
Materials & Technique: textiles, tapestries, wool, cotton high-warp tapestry

Primary Insc: woven signature l.r. "Arthur Boyd" woven monogram l.r. "T/M/P"
Tertiary Insc: woven l.r. "1504-1/6"
Dimensions: 261.0 h x 341.0 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1975
Accession No: NGA 75.6
Image rights: Reproduced with the permission of Bundanon Trust