Jörg SCHMEISSER, Diary and the 'Rake's progress' Enlarge 1 /1


Stolp, Germany 1942 – Canberra, Australia 2012

  • Australia from 1976

Diary and the 'Rake's progress' 1979 Place made: Turner studio, Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper etching and aquatint, printed in colour inks, from four plates Support: cream Hahnemühle paper
Manufacturer's Mark: watermark: upper left edge, 'HAHNEMUHLE'.
Edition State: published state
Impression: 45/50
Edition: edition of 50

Primary Insc: signed and dated lower right below plate-mark in black pencil, 'Jörg Schmeisser 79'. not titled. inscribed with edition details lower left below plate-mark in black pencil, '45/50'.
Secondary Insc: Inscribed, lower right corner '239'.
Dimensions: plate-mark 47.6 h x 60.3 w cm sheet 53.6 h x 72.0 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gordon Darling Australia Pacific Print Fund, 2007
Accession No: NGA 2007.1426
Image rights: © Jörg Schmeisser
  • Purchased by the National Gallery of Australia, from the artist, Canberra, October 2007.