Born in Melbourne in 1944, Bob Jenyns was awarded a Diploma of Art at Caulfield Institute of Technology in 1964. A sculptor, ceramicist and teacher, he has held solo exhibitions since 1974 in Melbourne and Sydney, including the at the Art Gallery of NSW, the Art Gallery of WA and the National Gallery of Victoria.
The earliest auction listing we have for Bob Jenyns is in 1996 and in total 9 works by the artist have been offered for sale, of which 8 (89%) were sold. The highest price recorded for the artist is $1,464 for Spotted Dog sold by Mossgreen Auctions in May 2014. No works have been offered for sale this year, and the last sale we have recorded for the artist was in 2022. Works by Bob Jenyns are held by the National Gallery of Australia, Art Gallery of NSW and a further four major public national galleries (see list below).
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