Jörg SCHMEISSER, Diary and magpie Enlarge 1 /1


Stolp, Germany 1942 – Canberra, Australia 2012

  • Australia from 1976

Diary and magpie 1978 Place made: Turner studio, Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper etching, aquatint and drypoint, printed in blue-black ink, from one plate Support: buff Hahnemühle paper
Manufacturer's Mark: watermark: lower left edge, 'HAHNEMUHLE'.
Edition State: published state
Impression: 45/80
Edition: edition of 80

Primary Insc: signed and dated lower right below plate-mark in black pencil, 'Jörg Schmeisser 78'. not titled. inscribed with edition details lower left below plate-mark in black pencil, '45/80'.
Secondary Insc: Inscribed, lower right corner '215'.
Dimensions: plate-mark 42.0 h x 29.5 w cm sheet 53.8 h x 72.2 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gordon Darling Australia Pacific Print Fund, 2007
Accession No: NGA 2007.1425
Image rights: © Jörg Schmeisser
  • Purchased by the National Gallery of Australia, from the artist, Canberra, October 2007.