An image of Robert Klippel with Opus 115 1961 in Minneapolis

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Robert Klippel with Opus 115 1961 in Minneapolis

Location
Not on display
Further information

In August 1958 Robert Klippel began teaching sculpture at the Minneapolis School of Art, where he remained until 1962. During this time he separated from his wife Nina, who returned to New York. In June of 1961 Klippel held an exhibition in the Little Gallery of the Minneapolis Institute of Art. Klippel recalled that he welded parts of an old car into this sculpture while a blizzard raged outside his workshop.

Place of origin
Minneapolis, Minnesota, United States of America
Year
Oct 1961
Media
Photograph
Medium
gelatin silver photograph
Dimensions
25.3 x 18.8 cm image
Signature & date

Not signed. Dated u.l., verso, ink "October 1961".

Credit
National Art Archive. Gift of Andrew Klippel 2017. Donated through the Australian Government’s Cultural Gifts Program
Accession number
ARC409.1.204
Copyright
© Robert Klippel Estate © Unknown photographer