Robert KLIPPEL, Sketchbook 17, February 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 17, February 1950, Paris. 1950 Description: stitch bound 'Harper and Tunstall' sketchbook with thick cardboard cover coated in blue fabric and brown paper comprising of [58] leaves with [58] compositions on [57] leaves on perforated paper, plus [1] front flyleaf.

Collection Title: Sketchbook 17. February 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 pen and ink, brush and ink, fibre-tipped pen and watercolour Support: paper

Dimensions: cover 25.2 h x 20.4 w cm sheet 24.4 h x 20.0 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1976
Accession No: NGA 76.1255.31.1-58
  • Purchased by the Australian National Gallery, from the artist, Sydney, September 1976