Derelict (2015)

Human activities have made their mark on the face of the red country, even when those humans and their farms, mines, towns, and/or lives have run their course. Webb uses the presence of derelict markers of habitation or use to comment on the absence of a way of life now gone.

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John Webb: Derelict (2015) Left panel

John Webb: Derelict (2015) Centre panel

John Webb: Derelict (2015) Right panel

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Derelict (2015)
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Related works (abandoned sites and buildings) are:
Dig (2010) smaller wrkwork

Dereliction (2014) diorama    
Site (2014) diorama  


All works in the Triptych series are gouache / mixed media. Each triptych is a unique work

The dimensions of each image in this triptych are 12cm x 16cm (unframed) and  23cm x 28cm (framed)Although they are shown below closely juxtaposed, each is in a separate frame and so they may be hung with space between the images.

The triptychs may be purchased online for $AU 1,000. The purchase price includes all three images in the triptych and the frames (if requested).

John Webb: Derelict (2015) framed triptych