Robert KLIPPEL, not titled [13 small sketches, including wheel and spokes, [0] recto and [13] verso]. Enlarge 1 /1

Robert KLIPPEL

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

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

not titled [13 small sketches, including wheel and spokes, [0] recto and [13] verso]. 1947
Collection Title: Sketchbook, mid-late 1947, London.
Page: leaf 21
Place made: London, Greater London, England
Materials & Technique: drawings, sketchbooks, graphite; paper drawing in black pencil Support: thin smooth cream wove paper.
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark.

Primary Insc: Inscribed recto centre left in black pencil, '8am Victoria / 4-21 Paris / [??? + Burley rd?] 6 - 19.'. Inscribed recto lower right in black pencil, '[inverted] 58 Knight[brigde?]'. Inscribed verso centre left in black pencil, '[tally of finances in three columns] 12 / 3 l -2 / 2 l -18 / 6 / 1 l -1 / 6 / 6 / 2 / 3 l 2 l 6 / 1 l 17 l 6/ 3 l 2 / 3 l 18 / 5 l 2 l 11 / 7 l 3 / 26 / £68 l 5 l 7'. Inscribed verso centre right in black pencil, '£9 - / 1 - 15 / 5 - 5 / / 9 / £1[7, stricken through] / 22rd april / 10 week[s]'.
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 76.1255.10.27
Provenance:
  • Purchased by the Australian National Gallery, from the artist, Sydney, 1976.