Robert KLIPPEL, Sketchbook 12, June, July 1949, and January 1950, Paris. Enlarge 1 /1


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

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

Sketchbook 12, June, July 1949, and January 1950, Paris. 1949 Description: [68] leaves with [63] compositions on [63] leaves (La Reliure Spirale 'Croquis Dessin' sketchbook, cardboard cover, spiral bound), with [1] page of inscriptions.

Collection Title: Sketchbook 12, June, July 1949, January 1950, Paris.
Title Notes: Paris sketchbooks numbered by James Gleeson in Gleeson, J. 'Robert Klippel', 1983.
Page: collection record
Place made: Paris, Île-de-France, Ville de Paris department, France
Materials & Technique: drawings, sketchbooks, drawings in black pencil, ballpoint pen ,watercolour, colour pencil and pen and brush and ink Support: paper

Primary Insc: Dated centre of cover in black ink, '1949-'. Dated lower left in red pencil, 'PARIS / 1949'.
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed upper left in black pencil, 'sketck booh / twenty'.
Dimensions: cover 13.4 h x 8.6 w cm sheet 13.4 h x 8.4 w cm
Cat Raisonné: Gleeson (1983)
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1976
Accession No: NGA 76.1255.23.1-63
  • Purchased by the Australian National Gallery, from the artist, Sydney, September 1976