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Title

Robert Klippel in his Paris atelier

Dec 1949


Artist

Unknown


About

In December 1948 Robert Klippel moved to Paris in order to focus on his drawing skills. He met surrealist artist Andre Breton and became involved with the surrealist group centred around Breton at La Dragonne gallery. In this photograph Klippel is shown in his atelier at 65 Boulevard Arago.


Details


Place where the work was made

Paris France


Date

Dec 1949


Media category

Photograph


Materials used

gelatin silver photograph


Dimensions

12.2 x 12.1 cm image; 13.2 x 13.1 cm sheet


Signature & date

Not signed. Not dated.


Credit

National Art Archive. Gift of Andrew Klippel 2017. Donated through the Australian Government’s Cultural Gifts Program


Location

Not on display


Accession number

ARC409.1.104


Artist information

Unknown

Works in the collection

20


Place

Where the work was made
Paris