Stolp, Germany 1942 – Canberra, Australia 2012

  • Australia from 1976

Prague 1981 Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper etching and aquatint, 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: 75/80
Edition: edition of 80

Primary Insc: Signed and dated lower right below plate-mark in black pencil, 'Jörg / Schmeisser / '81'. Titled lower centre below plate-mark in black pencil, 'Prag [sic]'. Inscribed with edition details lower left below plate-mark in black pencil, '75/80'. Inscribed lower right corner in black pencil, '285'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: no inscriptions.
Dimensions: plate-mark 31.8 h x 37.6 w cm sheet (deckle-edged) 39.6 h x 50.4 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gift of Keiko Schmeisser 2014. Donated through the Australian Government's Cultural Gifts Program.
Accession No: NGA 2014.111
Image rights: © Jorg Schmeisser
  • Gift to the National Gallery of Australia, from Keiko Schmeisser, the artist's widow, Canberra, 2014