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Stolp, Germany 1942 – Canberra, Australia 2012

  • Australia from 1976

Mawson Station. 2003
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 and aquatint, printed in blue-black ink, from four plates on two sheets Support: white wove Hanemuhle etching paper
Edition State: published state
Impression: 17/50
Edition: edition of 50

Edition Notes: two large sheets
Primary Insc: signed lower right below plate-mark of sheet A in black pencil, 'JS.'; signed and dated lower right below plate-mark of sheet B in black pencil, 'Jorg/Schmeisser/2003'. not titled. inscribed with impression details lower left below plate-mark of both sheets in black pencil, '17/50'.
Dimensions: plate-mark (each) 61.7 h x 49.4 w cm sheet (each) 78.3 h x 106.6 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gift of Jörg and Keiko Schmeisser 2004
Accession No: NGA 2004.556.A-B
Image rights: © Jörg Schmeisser
  • Gift to the National Gallery of Australia, from the artist, Canberra, December 2004.