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An image of Tribe by John Coburn

John Coburn

(Australia 23 Sep 1925 – 07 Nov 2006)

Title
Tribe
Year
1981
Media category
Painting
Materials used
oil on canvas
Dimensions

200.0 x 360.0 cm stretcher

Signature & date
Signed l.r., brown oil "Coburn". Not dated.
Credit
Gift of the artist in memory of his wife Barbara 1985
Accession number
345.1985
Copyright
© Estate of John Coburn
Location
Not on display
Bibliography (5)

Deborah Edwards, Australian art: in the Art Gallery of New South Wales, 'Mosaic and figure', pg. 213-214, Sydney, 2000, 238 (colour illus.), 300.

Lou Klepac., John Coburn: a survey 1980 to 1997, 'John Coburn', Ipswich, 1997, not paginated. included in catalogue list of works

Lou Klepac, John Coburn: the spirit of colour, Roseville, 2003, 126-127 (colour illus.), 215. plate no. 89

Kay Scarlett, Australian Country Style, Sydney.

Susanna Short, The Sydney Morning Herald, 'Coburn sheds the decorative and gains in maturity', pg. 8, Sydney, 24 Aug 1981, 8 (illus.). The image is a photograph of the artist sitting in front of the work "Tribe"; the article is a review of the artist's exhibition held at David Reid's Gallery which ran September 4-26, 1981.

Exhibition history (2)

John Coburn survey exhibition 1976-1996, Global Arts Link, Ipswich, 22 Nov 1997–01 Feb 1998

John Coburn: five decades, S.H. Ervin Gallery, Sydney, 17 Feb 2004–21 Mar 2004