No. 113, METAL CONSTRUCTION, 1961

Important Fine Art and Aboriginal Art
Sydney
30 November 2016
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ROBERT KLIPPEL

(1920 – 2001)
No. 113, METAL CONSTRUCTION, 1961

brazed and welded steel

67.5 cm height

Estimate: 
$80,000 – 120,000
Provenance

Acquired directly from the artist, Sydney
Richard and Joan Crebbin Collection, Sydney
Mrs Joan Crebbin, Sydney

Exhibited

[Robert Klippel], Little Gallery, Minneapolis Institute of Arts, 4 – 25 June 1961 (partial label attached to base)
Exhibition of Sculptures by Robert Klippel, Clune Galleries, Sydney, December 1962, cat. 19
Rudy Komon Gallery, Sydney 1976 (partial label attached to base)
Robert Klippel: a retrospective exhibition of sculpture and works on paper, Heide Park and Art Gallery, Melbourne, 15 September – 25 October 1987, cat. 49
Robert Klippel: a tribute exhibition, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 9 August – 13 October 2002

Literature

Hinder, M., ‘Australian Sculpture’ in Symmonds, M., Portley, C. and Phillips, R., (eds.), The Visual Arts, Jacaranda, Brisbane, 1972, p. 169 (illus.)
Gleeson, J., Robert Klippel, Bay Books, Sydney, 1983, pp. 231, 232, 466 (illus. pl. 118)
Edwards, D., Robert Klippel, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 2002, pp. 103, 247 (illus.)
Edwards, D., Robert Klippel: Catalogue Raisonné of Sculptures, (CD-ROM) Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 2002, ‎No‎. 113 (illus.)