Jörg SCHMEISSER, Lord Howe Island Enlarge 1 /1


Stolp, Germany 1942 – Canberra, Australia 2012

  • Australia from 1976

Lord Howe Island 1984 Place made: Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper soft-ground etching, aquatint and etching, printed in colour inks, from two plates Support: medium-weight smooth cream wove paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark
Edition State: published state
Impression: 22/80
Edition: edition of 80

Primary Insc: signed and dated lower right within printed image in black pencil, 'Jörg / Schmeisser / 84'. not titled. inscribed with edition details lower lower right within printed image in black pencil, '22/80'. inscribed verso lower centre in black pencil, 'JS / 297 / LH [Lord Howe]'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: no inscriptions.
Dimensions: printed image 50.2 h x 48.0 w cm sheet 50.2 h x 48.0 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gift of Keiko Schmeisser 2014. Donated through the Australian Government's Cultural Gifts Program.
Accession No: NGA 2014.115
Image rights: © Jorg Schmeisser
  • Gift to the National Gallery of Australia, from Keiko Schmeisser, the artist's widow, Canberra, 2014