Robert KLIPPEL, not titled [Front cover of Sketchbook, February 1965, Melbourne] Enlarge 1 /1


Potts Point, New South Wales, Australia 1920 – Sydney, Australia 2001

  • England, France 1947-50
  • USA 1957-63, 1966-67

not titled [Front cover of Sketchbook, February 1965, Melbourne] February 1965 Description: originally glue-bound 'Selecta - Zeichenblock' loose leaf sketchbook with cream cardboard cover comprising of [9] compositions on [9] unbound leaves

Collection Title: Sketchbook, February 1965, Melbourne.
Page: front cover
Place made: Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: drawings, sketchbooks, Support: thin smooth cream cardboard
Manufacturer's Mark: printed upper centre in maroon ink, 'SELECTA [within oval logo with two stars] / ZEICHENBLOCK / INHALT 10 BLATT / Nr. 22442/A3'. Printed lower centre in maroon ink, 'CARL SCHLEICHER & SCHÜLL • EINBECK/HAN. / PACHTBETRIEB DER BUTTENPAPIERFABRIK HAHNEMÜHLE

Primary Insc: Inscribed lower centre in black pencil, 'Melboure February 1965. / Before doing lithograph with Janet Dawson.'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed upper left by Assistant Curator of Australian Drawings, Gráinne Murphy in black pencil, 'sketch book fourteen.'.
Dimensions: cover 42.1 h x 29.8 w
Cat Raisonné: Gleeson (1983)
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1976
Accession No: NGA 76.1255.50.10
  • Purchased by the Australian National Gallery, from the artist, Sydney, September 1976