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Title

No 102 Metal construction

(1961)


Artist

Robert Klippel

Australia, United States of America

19 Jun 1920 - 19 Jun 2001


Details


Other Title

Steel and bronze (Opus 102)


Place where the work was made

Minneapolis Minnesota United States of America


Date

(1961)


Media category

Sculpture


Materials used

brazed and welded steel, geometric sections, found objects, bronze


Dimensions

73.5 x 32.4 x 39.3 cm


Signature & date

Not signed. Not dated.


Credit

Purchased 1963


Accession number

SA1.1963


Artist information

Robert Klippel

Artist profile

Works in the collection

204


Place

Where the work was made
Minneapolis

Shown in 7 exhibitions

Exhibition history


Referenced in 12 publications

Bibliography


Sarah Couper, Look, 'Backstage: Deborah Edwards, Senior curator Australian art', pg. 11, Sydney, Nov 2015, 11 (colour illus.). Deborah Edwards photographed standing behind Klippel's 'No. 102 Metal construction'

C. Elwyn Dennis., Art and Australia, 'Sculpture past and present', Sydney, Mar 1968, 601 (illus.).

James Gleeson, Robert Klippel, 'The catalyst: America 1957-63', pg. 210-262, Kensington, 1983, 228, 229 (colour illus.), 466. plate no. 109

Hal Missingham (Editor), Art Gallery of New South Wales Quarterly, Sydney, Apr 1964, 190 (illus).

David Tunny., Look, 'Robert Klippel - "Master and dominant figure"', Heidelberg, Dec 1986, 7 (colour illus.).

Unknown and Unknown (Editors), Portrait of a Gallery, 'Australian 20th Century Art', pg. 71-89, Sydney, 1984, 80, 81 (colour illus.).

Deborah Edwards (Curator), Unknown (Assistant Curator) and Unknown (Compilator), Robert Klippel: Catalogue raisonné of sculpture, Sydney, 2002, (illus.). No. 102 Metal construction

Unknown, The development of Australian sculpture, 1788-1975, London, 1978, 157 (illus.). plate no. 93

Unknown, Art Gallery of New South Wales picturebook, Sydney, 1972, 124 (colour illus.).

Deborah Edwards, Robert Klippel, 'Junk decades: America and Sydney 1960s', pg. 90-133, Sydney, 2002, 93, 102 (illus.), 247.

Unknown (Editor), The Minneapolis star, Minneapolis, 07 Jun 1961, (illus.). page unknown

Unknown and Unknown, Twentieth century Australian masterworks from the Art Gallery of New South Wales and the Fred Williams Pilbara Series, Tokyo, 1985, 52 (colour illus.). cat.no. 32; titled 'Steel and bronze'