Caress of the wave [Barbara Tribe 7/8/1985]
58.5 x 48.0 x 24.0 cm figure; 63.7 x 48.0 x 24.0 cm overall :
a - figures; 58.5 x 48 x 24 cm; figures
b - base; 5.3 x 45.8 x 24 cm; base
Signature & date
Signed below left leg of male figure, incised "Barbara Tribe ...". Signed below right leg of male figure, incised "BARBARA TRIBE". Not dated.
Gift of the artist 1982
Not on display
© Barbara Tribe Foundation
Shown in 1 exhibition
'This vital flesh': the sculpture of Rayner Hoff and his school, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 26 Nov 1999–16 Jan 2000
Referenced in 4 publications
Deborah Edwards, Look, 'Sculpture boost for the Gallery: The Barbara Tribe Bequest and Foundation', pg. 54, Sydney, Nov 2009, 54 (colour illus.).
Deborah Edwards, Australian art: in the Art Gallery of New South Wales, 'Classical allusions', pg. 135-136, Sydney, 2000, 136, 146 (colour illus.), 302.
Deborah Edwards, 'This vital flesh': the sculpture of Rayner Hoff and his school, 'Australia, the new Greece: the body as nation', pg. 30-51, Sydney, 1999, 35, 37 (colour illus.), 109.
Patricia McDonald, Barbara Tribe: sculptor, North Ryde, 2000, 22, 55.