Jörg SCHMEISSER, To-ji temple, Kyoto Enlarge 1 /1


Stolp, Germany 1942 – Canberra, Australia 2012

  • Australia from 1976

To-ji temple, Kyoto [Toji - Kyoto] 1968 Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper etching, printed in black ink with plate-tone, from one plate Support: medium-weight smooth cream wove paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark.
Edition State: published state
Impression: artist's proof
Edition: edition unknown

Primary Insc: Signed and dated lower right below plate-mark in black pencil, 'Jörg / Schmeisser / '68'. Titled lower centre below plate-mark in black pencil, 'TOJI - KYOTO'. Inscribed with edition details lower left below plate-mark in black pencil, 'AP.'. Inscribed verso lower centre in black pencil, '45'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: no inscriptions.
Dimensions: plate-mark 28.7 h x 36.8 w cm sheet (deckle-edged) 39.4 h x 49.0 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gift of Keiko Schmeisser 2014. Donated through the Australian Government's Cultural Gifts Program.
Accession No: NGA 2014.95
Image rights: © Jorg Schmeisser
  • Gift to the National Gallery of Australia, from Keiko Schmeisser, the artist's widow, Canberra, 2014