Jörg SCHMEISSER, Chinese Landscapes Enlarge 1 /1


Stolp, Germany 1942 – Canberra, Australia 2012

  • Australia from 1976

Chinese Landscapes 1974 Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper etching and aquatint, printed in colour inks with plate-tone, from two plates Support: medium-weight smooth cream wove paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark.
Edition State: published state
Impression: 29/40
Edition: edition unknown

Primary Insc: Signed and dated lower right below plate-mark in black pencil, 'Jörg / Schmeisser / 74'. Titled lower centre below plate-mark in black pencil, 'Chinese Landscape'. Inscribed with edition details lower left below plate-mark in black pencil, '29/40'. Inscribed lower left corner in black pencil, 'JS113'. Inscribed verso upper left in black pencil, '47 [enclosed within circle]'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: no inscriptions.
Dimensions: plate-mark 16.4 h x 17.2 w cm sheet 34.2 h x 35.7 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gift of Keiko Schmeisser 2014. Donated through the Australian Government's Cultural Gifts Program.
Accession No: NGA 2014.100
Image rights: © Jorg Schmeisser
  • Gift to the National Gallery of Australia, from Keiko Schmeisser, the artist's widow, Canberra, 2014