Stolp, Germany 1942 – Canberra, Australia 2012

  • Australia from 1976

Scf IV (fire front) 1986 Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper soft-ground etching, open biting and aquatint, printed in colour inks with plate-tone, from three plates Support: medium-weight smooth cream wove paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark
Edition State: published state
Impression: 12/100
Edition: edition of 100

Primary Insc: Signed and dated lower right below plate-mark in black pencil, 'Jörg / Schmeisser / '86' Titled lower centre below plate-mark in black pencil, 'FIRE FRONT'. Inscribed with edition details lower left below plate-mark in black pencil, '12/100'. Inscribed verso lower right corner in black pencil, '577'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: no inscriptions.
Dimensions: plate-mark 20.8 h x 24.7 w cm sheet (deckle-edged) 39.8 h x 35.3 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gift of Keiko Schmeisser 2014. Donated through the Australian Government's Cultural Gifts Program.
Accession No: NGA 2014.119
Image rights: © Jorg Schmeisser
  • Gift to the National Gallery of Australia, from Keiko Schmeisser, the artist's widow, Canberra, 2014