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Title

Lovers I


Artist

Barbara Tribe

Australia, England

20 Jun 1913 - 21 Oct 2000


Details


Other Titles

Caress of the wave [Barbara Tribe 7/8/1985]

Lovers


Dates

(1936-1937)
cast 1981


Media category

Sculpture


Materials used

bronze


Edition

3/9


Dimensions

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.


Credit

Gift of the artist 1982


Location

Not on display


Accession number

192.1982.a-b


Artist information

Barbara Tribe

Works in the collection

3


Shown in 1 exhibition

Exhibition history


Referenced in 4 publications

Bibliography


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.