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Title

Robert Klippel with his work 'No. 157' 1963

1964


Artist

David Moore

Australia

06 Apr 1927 - 23 Jan 2003


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. This photograph by renowned photographer David Moore shows him outside his studio with 'No. 157' 1963, now in the collection of the National Gallery of Australia.


Details


Place where the work was made

Woolloomooloo Sydney New South Wales Australia


Date

1964


Media category

Photograph


Materials used

gelatin silver photograph


Dimensions

29.5 x 15.9 cm image


Signature & date

Not signed. Dated l.r., verso, ink "1964".


Credit

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


Location

Not on display


Accession number

ARC409.1.217


Artist information

David Moore

Works in the collection

263