An image of Robert Klippel working on a model naval ship

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(Australia  – )

Robert Klippel working on a model naval ship

Location
Not on display
Further information

This photograph shows Robert Klippel working as a model maker at the Gunnery Instructional Centre in Woolloomooloo, Sydney. In his desire to pursue naval duties off ship Klippel was deployed by the Navy making models of aircraft and ships for recognition training.

Place of origin
Woolloomooloo, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Year
Mar 1943
Media
Photograph
Medium
gelatin silver photograph
Dimensions
20.8 x 15.5 cm image; 21.4 x 16.0 cm sheet
Signature & date

Not signed. Not dated.

Credit
National Art Archive. Gift of Andrew Klippel 2017. Donated through the Australian Government’s Cultural Gifts Program
Accession number
ARC409.1.13