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Title

It's not easy

1969


Artist

Jan Senbergs

Australia, Latvia

29 Oct 1939 -


About

"This is another send-up – pushing shit uphill. At the same time it is about creating an image. It’s sculpture more or less. There are also three paintings after this print …"

Jan Senbergs
[Hendrik Kolenberg, Jan Senbergs complete screenprints 1960-88, pg 52]


Details


Date

1969


Media category

Print


Materials used

colour screenprint on offset lithographic paper


Edition

5/13


Dimensions

60.8 x 73.6 cm image; 64.4 x 80.6 cm sheet


Signature & date

Signed and dated l.r., pencil "... J. Senbergs. '69 ...".


Credit

Gift of the artist 2008


Location

Not on display


Accession number

294.2008


Artist information

Jan Senbergs

Works in the collection

61


Shown in 1 exhibition

Exhibition history


Referenced in 7 publications

Bibliography


Hendrik Kolenberg, Jan Senbergs: Complete screenprints 1960-88, Sydney, 2008, 52 (colour illus.). cat.no. 39

Robert Lindsay, Jan Senbergs selected works: an exhibition of paintings, drawings and silkscreen prints, Melbourne, 1984. cat.no. 19; NOTE: Impression unknown.

James Mollison, Australian prints (1972), London, 1972, (illus.). cat.no. 65; NOTE: Impression unknown.

Rudy Komon Art Gallery, Melbourne printmakers (1970), Sydney, 1970, cover (colour illus.). cat.no. 3; NOTE: Impression unknown.

Jenny Zimmer, Tate Adams and Patrick McCaughey, The Crossley Gallery 1966-1980, South Yarra, 2003, 57 (colour illus.). NOTE: Impression unknown.

Mornington Peninsula Regional Gallery, Jan Senbergs 1965 to 1975, Mornington, 1975. cat.no. 24; NOTE: Impression unknown.

Unknown, Jan Senbergs (1969), Melbourne, 1969. cat.no. 3; NOTE: Impression unknown.