Jörg SCHMEISSER, Diary and icebergs Enlarge 1 /1


Stolp, Germany 1942 – Canberra, Australia 2012

  • Australia from 1976

Diary and icebergs 1998
Collection Title: 'Jörg Schmeisser: Breaking the Ice', works from the Antarctic 1998-2003.
Place made: Turner studio, Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper etching, printed in blue-black ink, from four plates, on one sheet Support: cream wove Hahnemuhle etching paper
Manufacturer's Mark: watermark: lower left, 'HAHNEMUHLE'
Edition State: published state
Edition: edition of 80

Primary Insc: signed and dated lower right below plate-mark in black pencil, 'Jorg Schmeisser '98'. not titled. inscribed with impression details lower left below plate-mark in black pencil, '7/80'.
Dimensions: plate-mark (each) 24.6 h x 30.2 w cm plate-mark (overall) 49.3 h x 61.4 w cm sheet (deckle-edged) 53.0 h x 72.2 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gift of Jörg and Keiko Schmeisser 2004
Accession No: NGA 2004.553
Image rights: © Jörg Schmeisser
  • Gift to the National Gallery of Australia, from the artist, Canberra, December 2004.