Stolp, Germany 1942
Canberra, Australia 2012
Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
Materials & Technique:
prints, ink; paper soft-ground etching and aquatint, printed in colour inks with plate-tone, 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 / '88'.
Titled lower centre below plate-mark in black pencil, 'PLATYPUS / SKULL'.
Inscribed with edition details lower left below plate-mark in black pencil, 'AP'.
Inscribed lower right corner in black pencil, '398'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: no inscriptions.
plate-mark 14.9 h x 16.8 w cm sheet (deckle-edged) 36.6 h x 35.6 w cm
: Gift of Keiko Schmeisser 2014. Donated through the Australian Government's Cultural Gifts Program. Accession No
: NGA 2014.126 Subject
: Australia, Animal: Platypus Image rights
: © Jorg Schmeisser
- Gift to the National Gallery of Australia, from Keiko Schmeisser, the artist's widow, Canberra, 2014