Jörg SCHMEISSER, Face above the west gate of Angkor Thom Enlarge 1 /1


Stolp, Germany 1942 – Canberra, Australia 2012

  • Australia from 1976

Face above the west gate of Angkor Thom 1999
Collection Title: Angkor series
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: off-white Hahnemühle paper
Manufacturer's Mark: watermark lower left corner, image of rooster with shield within circle [Hahnemühle].
Edition State: editioned state
Impression: 6/10
Edition: edition of 10

Primary Insc: signed and dated lower right below plate-mark in black pencil, 'Jörg / Schmeisser / 99'. not titled. inscribed with edition details, lower left below plate-mark in black pencil, 'VI/X'.
Secondary Insc: Inscribed, lower centre edge verso in black pencil '558'.
Dimensions: plate-mark 31.7 h x 40.0 w cm sheet 53.6 h x 39.2 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gift of the artist, 2008
Accession No: NGA 2008.970
Image rights: © Jorg Schmeisser
  • Purchased by the National Gallery of Australia, from the artist, Canberra, 2008.