Bob Jenyns

(Australia 1944 – 16 Nov 2015)

Image of the Virgin

Location
Not on display
Further information

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.

Year
2001
Media
Drawing
Medium
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
Accession number
42.2018
Copyright
© Estate of Bob Jenyns