Jörg SCHMEISSER, Face of an Apsara Enlarge 1 /1


Stolp, Germany 1942 – Canberra, Australia 2012

  • Australia from 1976

Face of an Apsara 2001
Collection Title: Angkor series
Place made: Turner studio, Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper soft-ground etching, printed in blue-black ink, from one plate; hand-coloured in watercolour Support: off-white Hahnemühle paper
Edition State: editioned state
Impression: 6/10
Edition: edition of 10

Primary Insc: signed and dated lower right within image in black pencil, 'Jörg / Schmeisser / 2001'. not titled. inscribed with edition details, lower right within image in black pencil, 'VI/X'.
Secondary Insc: Inscribed, lower centre edge verso in black pencil '579'.
Dimensions: printed image 21.8 h x 19.2 w cm sheet 21.8 h x 19.2 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gift of the artist, 2008
Accession No: NGA 2008.967
Image rights: © Jorg Schmeisser
  • Purchased by the National Gallery of Australia, from the artist, Canberra, 2008.