Jörg SCHMEISSER, Helmets and heroes Enlarge 1 /1

Jörg SCHMEISSER

Stolp, Germany 1942 – Canberra, Australia 2012

  • Australia from 1976

Helmets and heroes 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 and orange ink, from one plate Support: off-white wove Hahnemuhle paper
Edition State: published state
Impression: 23/100
Edition: edition of 100, 1-30 in portfolio

Primary Insc: Titled lower centre below plate-mark in black pencil, 'HELMUTS & HEROES'. Signed and dated lower right below plate-mark in black pencil, 'Jorg / Schmeisser / '91'. Inscribed with edition details lower left below plate-mark in black pencil, '23/100'.
Secondary Insc: Inscribed lower edge below plate-mark in black pencil, '457'.
Dimensions: printed image 24.6 h x 20.8 w cm sheet 45.6 h x 40.0 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gift of the artist, 2011.
Accession No: NGA 2011.871.10
Image rights: © Jorg Schmeisser
Provenance:
  • Gift to the National Gallery of Australia, from the artist, Canberra, 2011.