Jörg SCHMEISSER, Lamayuru I Enlarge 1 /1

Jörg SCHMEISSER

Stolp, Germany 1942 – Canberra, Australia 2012

  • Australia from 1976

Lamayuru I [Lamayuru, Ladakh small] 1981 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: artist's proof
Edition: edition unknown

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, 'LAMAYURU small / LADAKH'. Inscribed with edition details lower left below plate-mark in black pencil, 'AP.'. Inscribed lower right corner in black pencil, '357'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: no inscriptions.
Dimensions: plate-mark 26.8 h x 26.7 w cm sheet 45.4 h x 32.4 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gift of Keiko Schmeisser 2014. Donated through the Australian Government's Cultural Gifts Program.
Accession No: NGA 2014.118
Image rights: © Jorg Schmeisser
Provenance:
  • Gift to the National Gallery of Australia, from Keiko Schmeisser, the artist's widow, Canberra, 2014