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Title

Image of the Virgin

2001


Artist

Bob Jenyns

Australia

1944 - 16 Nov 2015


About

Born and trained in Melbourne, Bob Jenyns' art practice encompasses sculpture, tapestry, printmaking, drawing and painting. Jenyns exhibited widely from the 1970s onward, including at the first Biennale of Sydney in 1973. He won the 2008 Helen Lempriere National Sculpture Award and his work is in major public collections including NGA, AGNSW, QAG, TMAG plus other regional and university collections. Jenyns’ work often has an irreverent and humorous take, with images quoted from popular culture and naive art.


Details


Date

2001


Media category

Drawing


Materials used

crayon and pastel on paper


Dimensions

38.5 x 28.0 cm image (irreg.); 67.0 x 53.6 cm frame


Signature & date

Not signed. not dated.


Credit

Gift of Frank Watters 2018. Donated through the Australian Government's Cultural Gifts Program


Location

Not on display


Accession number

42.2018


Artist information

Bob Jenyns

Artist profile

Works in the collection

4


Shown in 2 exhibitions

Exhibition history


Referenced in 1 publication

Bibliography


Frank’s flat: A selection from Frank Watters collection, Maitland, 2011, 26, back cover (colur illus.). cat. no. 109