Jörg SCHMEISSER, Light parts Enlarge 1 /1


Stolp, Germany 1942 – Canberra, Australia 2012

  • Australia from 1976

Light parts 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, printed in blue/grey ink, from one plate Support: cream wove Hanemuhle etching paper
Manufacturer's Mark: watermark lower right corner, image of rooster with shield within circle [Hahnemühle].
Edition State: published state
Impression: artist's proof

Primary Insc: signed and dated lower right below plate-mark in black pencil, 'Jorg/Schmeisser/03'. not titled. inscribed with impression details lower left below plate-mark in black pencil, 'AP'; and lower centre edge in black pencil, 'III'.
Dimensions: plate-mark 30.0 h x 24.6 w cm sheet (deckle-edged) 53.0 h x 39.2 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gift of Jörg and Keiko Schmeisser 2004
Accession No: NGA 2004.571
Image rights: © Jörg Schmeisser
  • Gift to the National Gallery of Australia, from the artist, Canberra, December 2004.