No. 455 (B), 1982

Modern + Contemporary Art
13 June 2018


(1920 – 2001)
No. 455 (B), 1982

cast 1983

71.0 x 27.0 x 10.5 cm

edition: AP (unique cast)

signed with initials, dated and numbered on base: RK No. 455 '82 AP'
Meridian foundry mark stamped on base

$15,000 – 20,000
Sold for $18,300 (inc. BP) in Auction 54 - 13 June 2018, Melbourne

The Artist (donated to raise funds for the Foundation of the New England Regional Art Museum)
Christie's, Melbourne, 8 May 2001, lot 68
Private collection, Sydney
Deutscher and Hackett, Melbourne, 6 May 2015, lot 32
Private collection, Sydney


Edwards, D., Robert Klippel: Catalogue Raisonné of Sculptures, (CD-ROM) Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 2002, ‎No‎. 455 (illus.)

Catalogue text

Robert Klippel lived and worked in Sydney

Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney
Art Gallery of South Australia, Adelaide
Art Gallery of Western Australia, Perth
Bathurst Regional Art Gallery, New South Wales
British Museum, London, England
Federal Court of Australia, Canberra
Geelong Art Gallery, Victoria
Heide Museum of Modern Art, Victoria
Ian Potter Museum of Art, University of Melbourne, Melbourne
Kedumba Collection of Australian Drawings, New South Wales
La Trobe University Collection, Melbourne
Macquarie University, Sydney
Monash University Museum of Art, Melbourne
National Gallery of Australia, Canberra
National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
Newcastle Art Gallery, New South Wales
Parliament House, Canberra
Museum of Applied Arts and Sciences, Sydney
Queensland Art Gallery / Gallery of Modern Art, Brisbane
Tasmanian Museum and Art Gallery, Hobart
University of Sydney, Sydney
Wollongong Art Gallery, New South Wales
Yale University, Connecticut, USA

Annette Larkin Fine Art, Sydney
Galerie Gmurzynska, Zurich