Robert Klippel joined the Navy in 1939 at the beginning of the Second World War. He spent time as a seaman on a minesweeper and as a gunner on a tanker.
gelatin silver photograph
13.2 x 8.2 cm image; 13.7 x 8.4 cm sheet
Signature & date
Not signed. Dated bot c., verso, blue ink "1940".
National Art Archive. Gift of Andrew Klippel 2017. Donated through the Australian Government’s Cultural Gifts Program
Not on display
Where the work was made
Referenced in 1 publication
James Gleeson, Robert Klippel, Kensington, 1983, plate 3. illustrated