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Title

Portrait of Robert Klippel in naval uniform

1940


Artist

Nikolai Ross Studio

1932 - 1946


About

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.


Details


Place where the work was made

Sydney New South Wales Australia


Date

1940


Media category

Photograph


Materials used

gelatin silver photograph


Dimensions

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".


Credit

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


Location

Not on display


Accession number

ARC409.1.7


Artist information

Nikolai Ross Studio

Works in the collection

2


Place

Where the work was made
Sydney

Referenced in 1 publication

Bibliography


James Gleeson, Robert Klippel, Kensington, 1983, plate 3. illustrated