"These were hardly prints really. They were done with a screen, very thin. At that time Alan McCulloch, who was responsible for the Georges Prize, required candidates to enter a painting and a drawing. No one was drawing in those days, so the basis for the drawing I entered was this print. I did two or three of these."
[Hendrik Kolenberg, Jan Senbergs complete screenprints 1960-88, pg 46]
colour screenprint on offset lithographic paper
60.9 x 73.6 cm image; 76.0 x 101.7 cm sheet
Signature & date
Signed and dated l.r. corner, pencil "J Senbergs '69 ...".
Gift of the artist 2008
Not on display
© Jan Senbergs
Shown in 1 exhibition
Jan Senbergs: from screenprints to painting, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 27 Apr 2008–25 May 2008
Referenced in 2 publications
Hendrik Kolenberg, Jan Senbergs: Complete screenprints 1960-88, Sydney, 2008, 46 (colour illus.). cat.no. 33
Georges invitation art prize (1969), Melbourne, 1969. cat.no. 1; NOTE: NGA impression was exhibited; NOTE: Senbergs entered this screenprint in the Georges Prize as a drawing. For him, it is a drawing rather than an editioned print. However he printed at least four, each one a little different.