Robert KLIPPEL, not titled [Back cover of Sketchbook, mid-late 1947, London, with 2 sketches on 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 [Back cover of Sketchbook, mid-late 1947, London, with 2 sketches on verso]. 1947 Description: stitch-bound 'Shaw Supplies' sketchbook with black fabric spine and green cardboard cover comprising of [21] bound and [5] loose leaves with [199] compositions on [20] bound and [5] loose leaves and outside back cover.

Collection Title: Sketchbook, mid-late 1947, London.
Page: back cover
Place made: London, Greater London, England
Materials & Technique: drawings, sketchbooks, ink; paper drawing in blue ballpoint pen. Support: thick smooth patinated green covered cardboard with black coated clothe spine.
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark.

Primary Insc: Inscribed upper centre in black pencil, 'Hamel [Gorman] / 22 Chaldon R. / Chaldon / Surrey / / Caterham 573'. Inscribed upper left in black pencil, 'Bill Turnbull / 58 Holland Rd / Kensington / W14'. Inscribed lower left in black pencil, ' * / Basinghall St [underlined] / B / Gresham St / Back of / Gildhall [sic].'.
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 76.1255.10.26
Provenance:
  • Purchased by the Australian National Gallery, from the artist, Sydney, 1976.