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Title

Robert Klippel with Sheila McDonald at his Woolloomooloo workshop

1963


Artist

Unknown

Australia


About

In July-August 1963 Robert Klippel returned to Australia. He set up a workshop in Sheila McDonald's converted warehouse in Woolloomooloo. During this time he collected a large amount of metal junk from IBM Computers and the National Cash Registers Company. The work Klippel is holding in this photograph is 'No. 175' 1963, now in the collection of the Mildura Arts Centre.


Details


Place where the work was made

Woolloomooloo Sydney New South Wales Australia


Date

1963


Media category

Photograph


Materials used

gelatin silver photograph


Dimensions

25.4 x 20.3 cm image


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

ARC409.1.216


Artist information

Unknown

Works in the collection

730


Referenced in 1 publication

Bibliography


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