Jörg SCHMEISSER, Diary and Ayers Rock Enlarge 1 /1


Stolp, Germany 1942 – Canberra, Australia 2012

  • Australia from 1976

Diary and Ayers Rock 1979 Place made: Canberra School of Art, Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper etching, soft-ground etching, photo-etching and aquatint, printed in brown, red and blue-black inks, from six plates Support: thick dark cream German Etch Hahnemuhle wove paper
Edition State: published state
Impression: 30/50
Edition: edition of 50

Primary Insc: Signed and dated lower right below plate-mark in black pencil, 'Jorg/ Schmeisser/ 79'. Inscribed lower left below plate-mark in black pencil, '30/50'.
Dimensions: plate-mark 48.4 h x 60.6 w cm sheet (deckle-edged) 53.4 h x 75.0 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1981
Accession No: NGA 81.1391
Image rights: © Jörg Schmeisser
  • Purchased by the Australian National Gallery, from Stadia Graphics Gallery, Sydney, March 1981.