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Title

Portrait of Robert Klippel in his studio

1977


Artist

Peter Adams


About

At the time this photograph was taken Robert Klippel was focusing primarily on his studio practice rather than exhibiting his work. His workshop in the Sydney suburb of Birchgrove had well-established separate studios for works on paper, plastic assemblages and metal sculpture.


Details


Place where the work was made

Birchgrove Sydney New South Wales Australia


Date

1977


Media category

Photograph


Materials used

gelatin silver photograph


Dimensions

20.2 x 20.1 cm image; 24.4 x 21.0 cm sheet


Signature & date

Not signed. Dated bot c., verso, ink "1977".


Credit

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


Location

Not on display


Accession number

ARC409.1.240


Artist information

Peter Adams

Works in the collection

1


Place

Where the work was made
Birchgrove