Neap Tide Sculpture
Public Art : Neap Tide sculpture
Sculptor : © Mary Knott
Description : The Neap Tide sculpture consists of two
bronzes and a sandstone wall. The life size bronze of a naked figure stands contemplatively out across the
park with fish swirling at its feet. While a small primitive bronze boat sits on a bed of
pebbles . If, like so many other curious folk, you dare to take a peak into the boat, you might be
surprised at finding a large fish.
Date Unveiled : The sculpture was unveiled in 2000 as
part of the Subiaco Re-development project.
Location : The Neap Tide can be found in Market
Square Park, near the Subiaco Oval, in Subiaco, Western Australia.
What is a neap tide? A Neap Tide is the lowest level
of high tide. A neap comes twice a month, in the first and third quarters of the moon.