Black dog red background
1944 - 16 Nov 2015
Born and trained in Melbourne, Bob Jenyns' art practice encompasses sculptures, tapestries, prints, drawings and paintings. His work often has an irreverent and humorous take. Jenyns exhibited wideley from the 1970s onward, including at the first Biennale of Sydney in 1973. He won the 2008 Helen Lempriere National Sculpture Award.
oil on canvas board
22.5 x 30.0 cm image; 40.0 x 50.0 cm canvas board; 64.0 x 73.0 cm frame
Signature & date
Not signed. Not dated.
Gift of Frank Watters 2018. Donated through the Australian Government's Cultural Gifts Program
Not on display
© Estate of Bon Jenyns
Shown in 2 exhibitions
Robert Jenyns: The art show, recent sculpture, paintings, prints and tapestries, Watters Gallery, East Sydney, 04 Jul 2000–22 Jul 2000
Frank's flat, Maitland Regional Art Gallery, Maitland, 27 May 2011–17 Jul 2011
Referenced in 1 publication
Frank’s flat: A selection from Frank Watters collection, Maitland, 2011, back cover (colour illus.), 26. cat.no. 108