- Other Titles
- Caress of the wave [Barbara Tribe 7/8/1985]
- Media category
- Materials used
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
- 20th-century galleries (ground floor)
- Accession number
- © Barbara Tribe Foundation
- Artist information
Works in the collection
Shown in 2 exhibitions
'This vital flesh': the sculpture of Rayner Hoff and his school, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 26 Nov 1999–16 Jan 2000
20th-Century galleries Rehang (Ground Level), Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 20 Aug 2022–2023
Referenced in 4 publications
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.
Deborah Edwards, Look, 'Sculpture boost for the Gallery: The Barbara Tribe Bequest and Foundation', pg. 54, Sydney, Nov 2009, 54 (colour illus.).
Patricia McDonald, Barbara Tribe: sculptor, North Ryde, 2000, 22, 55.
Other works by Barbara Tribe
See all 7 works