Jörg SCHMEISSER, Iceberg alley. Enlarge 1 /1


Stolp, Germany 1942 – Canberra, Australia 2012

  • Australia from 1976

Iceberg alley. 2002 Description: solo

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 one plate Support: white wove Hanemuhle etching paper
Edition State: published state
Impression: 12/60
Edition: edition of 60

Primary Insc: signed and dated lower right below plate-mark in black pencil, 'Jorg/Schmeisser/2002'. not titled. inscribed with impression details lower left below plate-mark in black pencil, '12/60'.
Dimensions: plate-mark (each) 61.6 h x 49.5 w cm plate-mark (overall) 61.6 h x 99.0 w cm sheet (deckle-edged) 72.0 h x 107.0 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gordon Darling Australasian Print Fund 2004
Accession No: NGA 2004.545
Image rights: © Jörg Schmeisser
  • Gift to the National Gallery of Australia, from the artist, Canberra, December 2004.