Robert KLIPPEL, not titled [5 forms, including construction in 'Entities Suspended from a Detector' motif and annotated carved construction, [4] recto and [1] verso]. Enlarge 1 /2
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Robert KLIPPEL

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

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

not titled [5 forms, including construction in 'Entities Suspended from a Detector' motif and annotated carved construction, [4] recto and [1] verso]. 1947
Collection Title: Sketchbook, mid-late 1947, London.
Page: leaf 13
Place made: London, Greater London, England
Materials & Technique: drawings, sketchbooks, graphite; paper drawing in black pencil Support: thin smooth cream wove cartridge paper.
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark.

Primary Insc: Dated verso lower left below sketch in black pencil, '11/47'. Inscribed lower left beside sketch in black pencil, 'Before Red / Sandstone Carving / was though of'. Inscribed lower centre below sketch in black pencil, 'Strange how this is very similar [underlined]'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: no inscriptions.
Dimensions: leaf 17.6 h x 12.2 w cm cover 17.6 h x 12.2 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1976
Accession No: NGA 76.1255.10.13
Provenance:
  • Purchased by the Australian National Gallery, from the artist, Sydney, 1976.