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Title

Nina Mermey and Robert Klippel

1951


Artist

G. McGrath


About

In September-October 1949 Robert Klippel began a relationship with New Yorker Nina Mermey, a University of Syracuse graduate on a trip to Paris. He later married her in 1954. After Klippel returned to Sydney in 1950 Mermey visited him from August 1950 to June 1951, during which time this photograph was taken at Her Majesty Arcade in Sydney city.


Details


Place where the work was made

Australia


Date

1951


Media category

Photograph


Materials used

gelatin silver photograph


Dimensions

8.2 x 13.2 cm image; 9.0 x 14.0 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

ARC409.1.113


Artist information

G. McGrath

Works in the collection

2


Place

Where the work was made
Australia