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An image of No. 31A Marie Gardiner's earrings by Robert Klippel

Robert Klippel

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

Title
No. 31A Marie Gardiner's earrings
Other titles:
Opus 41A Carved earings
Year
1946
Media category
Jewellery
Materials used
rosewood and lignum vitae, carved, gold wire
Dimensions

5.5 x 1.2; 5.3 x 1.0 cm:

a - Part a; 5.5 x 1.2 cm

b - Part b; 5.3 x 1 cm

Signature & date
Not signed. Not dated.
Credit
Gift of Mrs Robert Klippel in memory of Marie Gardiner 1970
Accession number
V1.1970.a-b
Copyright
© Robert Klippel Estate
Location
Not on display
Bibliography (3)

Deborah Edwards (Curator), Natalie Wilson (Assistant Curator) and Eric Riddler (Compilator), Robert Klippel: Catalogue raisonné of sculpture, Sydney, 2002, (illus.). No. 31A Marie Gardener's earrings

Deborah Edwards and Alisa de Torres, Australian decorative arts, Sydney, 1991, 23. cat.no. 100

James Gleeson, Robert Klippel, Kensington, 1983, 28, 29 (illus.), 462. plate no. 27; titled 'Opus 31A Carved Ear-rings'

Exhibition history (1)

A fine possession: jewellery and identity, Powerhouse Museum, Australia, 24 Sep 2014–20 Sep 2015