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Title

We're moving

1971


Artist

Jan Senbergs

Australia, Latvia

29 Oct 1939 -


About

"This is to do with creating an atmosphere of ambiguity or mystery perhaps, but also leaving it at that. Having the trolley going along creates a stage for me, something happening but not specifically. A lot of literature is not always specific, like poetry. I was trying to invent, and to be original – a futile quest perhaps … "

Jan Senbergs
[Hendrik Kolenberg, Jan Senbergs complete screenprints 1960-88, pg 55]


Details


Date

1971


Media category

Print


Materials used

colour screenprint on smooth white paper


Edition

5/20


Dimensions

60.8 x 74.1 cm image; 69.7 x 86.3 cm sheet


Signature & date

Signed and dated l.r. corner, pencil "J. Senbergs '71 ..."


Credit

Gift of the artist 2008


Location

Not on display


Accession number

297.2008


Artist information

Jan Senbergs

Works in the collection

61


Shown in 1 exhibition

Exhibition history


Referenced in 4 publications

Bibliography


Art Gallery of New South Wales, Australian graphics 1974, Canberra, 1974, (illus.). cat.no. 61; NOTE: Impression unknown.

Hendrik Kolenberg, Jan Senbergs: Complete screenprints 1960-88, Sydney, 2008, 55 (colour illus.). cat.no. 42

James Mollison, Australian prints (1972), London, 1972. cat.no. 68; NOTE: Impression unknown.

Contemporary Australian prints (1972-1973), Poland, 1972. cat.no. 31; NOTE: Impression unknown.