Arthur BOYDTAPEÇARIAS DE PORTALEGRE, The vision of the church on fire Enlarge 1 /1

Arthur BOYD

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


  • England, Australia, Italy from 1959


commenced 1948

weaver (organisation)

The vision of the church on fire 1974
Collection Title: Life of St Francis
Place made: Portalegre, Portugal
Materials & Technique: textiles, tapestries, wool, cotton high-warp tapestry

Primary Insc: woven signature l.l. Arthur Boyd" woven monogram l.l. "T/M/P"
Tertiary Insc: woven reverse l.r. "1647" and l.l. "FC"
Dimensions: 251.5 h x 339.5 w cm
Acknowledgement: National Gallery of Australia, Canberra Purchased 1975
Accession No: NGA 75.13
Image rights: Reproduced with the permission of Bundanon Trust