Jörg SCHMEISSER, Colophon Enlarge 1 /1


Stolp, Germany 1942 – Canberra, Australia 2012

  • Australia from 1976

Colophon 1991
Collection Title: Etchings from a journey to Greece
Place made: Turner, Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper etching, printed in blue ink, from one plate; pencil additions Support: off-white wove Hahnemuhle paper
Edition State: published state
Impression: 23/100
Edition: edition of 100, 1-30 in portfolio

Primary Insc: Signed and dated centre left in dark blue pencil, 'JÖRG / SCHMEISSER / Etchings / from a Journey / to Greece / '91'. Inscribed centre right to lower right in dark blue pencil, 'Thinking of Ariadne / (Titlepage) / Valley near Kato Zakro / The Goddess, Knossos / Bull's Head / Hania / Delos / Philip of Macedonia / Helmuts and Heroes, Delphi / Mykonos, / Metora / Coastline / Printed in Wamel and in Canberra / in an edition of one hundred / the first thirty of which are presented / portfolio'.
Dimensions: sheet (folded) 45.6 h x 40.0 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gift of the artist, 2011.
Accession No: NGA 2011.871.2
Image rights: © Jorg Schmeisser
  • Gift to the National Gallery of Australia, from the artist, Canberra, 2011.