Richard LARTER

Hornchurch, London, England 1929 – Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia 2014


  • Australia from 1962


South Melbourne, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia commenced 1976

weaver (organisation)

Pretty as 1981-82 Place made: Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: textiles, tapestries, wool, linen, cotton, lurex, metallic thread high-warp tapestry

Primary Insc: Fabric label attached to reverse l.l. "(symbol for Workshop) 'PRETTY AS'/ RICHARD LARTER/ this tapestry no: 82/2/ woven by/ Victorian Tapestry Workshop/ date: 1982/ size: 2.895 m x 4.735 m/ warp: cotton/ weft: WOOL. LINEN. Cotton, lurex/ artist Richard Larter/ weavers:/ Sara Lindsay/ Pam Joyce/ Alan Holland/ Cresside Collette/ Cheryl Thornton".
Dimensions: 289.5 h x 473.5 w cm
Acknowledgement: Woven by the Victorian Tapestry Workshop Commissioned by the Australian National Gallery 1981
Accession No: NGA 82.2526