Stolp, Germany 1942
Canberra, Australia 2012
Collection Title: 'Jörg Schmeisser: Breaking the Ice', works from the Antarctic 1998-2003.
Turner studio, Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
Materials & Technique:
prints, ink; paper etching and aquatint, printed in dark blue ink, from one plate Support: cream wove Hanemuhle etching paper
Manufacturer's Mark: watermark lower left corner, image of rooster with shield within circle [Hahnemühle].
Edition State: published state
Edition: edition of 6
Primary Insc: signed and dated lower right below plate-mark in black pencil, 'Jorg/Schmeisser/2003'.
inscribed with impression details lower left below plate-mark in black pencil, 'II/VI'.
Secondary Insc: Inscribed verso lower centre edge in black pencil, 'STATE VI'.
plate-mark 48.6 h x 53.4 w cm sheet (deckle-edged) 74.2 h x 53.4 w cm
: Gift of Jörg and Keiko Schmeisser 2004 Accession No
: NGA 2004.568 Image rights
: © Jörg Schmeisser
- Gift to the National Gallery of Australia, from the artist, Canberra, December 2004.