Jörg SCHMEISSER, Scf VII (fire and blue) Enlarge 1 /1


Stolp, Germany 1942 – Canberra, Australia 2012

  • Australia from 1976

Scf VII (fire and blue) 1986 Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper etching, aquatint and open biting, printed in colour inks with plate-tone, from three plates Support: medium-weight smooth cream wove Hahnemühle paper
Manufacturer's Mark: watermark lower right, 'HAHNEMÜHLE'.
Edition State: published state
Impression: 2/20
Edition: edition of 20

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 & BLUE'. Inscribed with edition details lower left below plate-mark in black pencil, '2/20'. Inscribed verso lower centre in black pencil, '400'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: no inscriptions.
Dimensions: plate-mark 20.8 h x 24.6 w cm sheet (deckle-edged) 39.2 h x 36.0 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gift of Keiko Schmeisser 2014. Donated through the Australian Government's Cultural Gifts Program.
Accession No: NGA 2014.122
Image rights: © Jorg Schmeisser
  • Gift to the National Gallery of Australia, from Keiko Schmeisser, the artist's widow, Canberra, 2014