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Title

Tribe


Artist

John Coburn

Australia

23 Sep 1925 - 07 Nov 2006


Details


Date

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


Location

Not on display


Accession number

345.1985


Artist information

John Coburn

Works in the collection

70


Shown in 2 exhibitions

Exhibition history


Referenced in 5 publications

Bibliography


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

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

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.