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Title

Nina Mermey and friends aboard a sail boat in San Francisco

1957


Artist

Robert Klippel

Australia, United States of America

19 Jun 1920 - 19 Jun 2001


About

The Klippels left for New York in April of 1957, via San Francisco, sailing on the Oronsay.


Details


Place where the work was made

San Francisco California United States of America


Date

1957


Media category

Photograph


Materials used

gelatin silver photograph


Dimensions

7.8 x 7.8 cm image; 9.0 x 9.0 cm sheet


Signature & date

Not signed. Dated u.r., verso, ink "1957".


Credit

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


Location

Not on display


Accession number

ARC409.1.171


Artist information

Robert Klippel

Artist profile

Works in the collection

259


Referenced in 1 publication

Bibliography


Deborah Edwards, Robert Klippel, Sydney, 2002, page 242. Biographical notes