Jörg SCHMEISSER, Aya and Tae Enlarge 1 /1


Stolp, Germany 1942 – Canberra, Australia 2012

  • Australia from 1976

Aya and Tae 1988 Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper photo-etching, printed in blue and orange inks, from two plates Support: thin smooth buff wove Hahnemühle paper
Manufacturer's Mark: watermark lower right, 'HAHNEMÜHLE'.
Edition State: published state
Impression: 4/20
Edition: edition of 20

Primary Insc: Signed and dated lower right below plate-mark in black pencil, 'Jörg / Schmeisser / 88'. Titled lower centre below plate-mark in black pencil, 'Aya & TAé'. Inscribed with edition details lower left below plate-mark in black pencil, '4/20'. Inscribed lower right corner in black pencil, '396'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: no inscriptions.
Dimensions: plate-mark 60.5 h x 45.0 w cm sheet (deckle-edged) 71.8 h x 53.2 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gift of Keiko Schmeisser 2014. Donated through the Australian Government's Cultural Gifts Program.
Accession No: NGA 2014.125
Image rights: © Jorg Schmeisser
  • Gift to the National Gallery of Australia, from Keiko Schmeisser, the artist's widow, Canberra, 2014