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An image of No 202 Metal construction by Robert Klippel

Robert Klippel

(Australia, United States of America 19 Jun 1920 – 19 Jun 2001)

Title
No 202 Metal construction
Other titles:
Metal construction, (Opus 202)
Year
1966
Media category
Sculpture
Materials used
brazed and welded steel, found objects
Dimensions

157.4 x 106.0 x 104.5 cm

Signature & date
Not signed. Not dated.
Credit
Purchased 1983
Accession number
232.1983
Copyright
© Robert Klippel Estate
Location
20th & 21st c Australian art
Bibliography (7)

Deborah Edwards, Robert Klippel, 'Junk decades: America and Sydney 1960s', pg. 90-133, Sydney, 2002, 107, 123 (illus.), 248.

Deborah Edwards, Robert Klippel: large wood sculptures and collages, 'Robert Klippel - Large Wood Sculptures and Collages', pg. 7-35, Sydney, 1995, 18.

Deborah Edwards (Curator), Natalie Wilson (Assistant Curator) and Eric Riddler (Compilator), Robert Klippel: Catalogue raisonné of sculpture, Sydney, 2002, (illus.). No. 202 Metal construction

James Gleeson, Robert Klippel, 'A new language of forms: Sydney 1963-69', pg. 261-321, Kensington, 1983, 279-280, 281 (illus.), 471. plate no. 182; titled 'Opus 202 Metal construction'

Brian Ladd, The sculptor's studio: Robert Klippel, Sydney, 1990, 2 (illus.). cat.no. 3

Realities Gallery, Sculpture survey, Melbourne, 1973, (illus.). cat.no. 24

Graeme Sturgeon, Australian sculpture now, Melbourne, 1984, 120 (illus.). no catalogue number

Exhibition history (5)

Sculpture survey (1973), Realities Gallery, 24 Oct 1973–24 Nov 1973

Australian sculpture now: second Australian sculpture triennial, National Gallery of Victoria [St Kilda Road], Melbourne, 06 Nov 1984–28 Jan 1985

The sculptor's studio: Robert Klippel, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 28 Feb 1990–24 Jun 1990

Australian icons: twenty artists from the collection, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 04 Aug 2000–03 Dec 2000

Wastelands: A poetic legacy, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 10 Aug 2005–09 Oct 2005