Jörg SCHMEISSER, Wilgie Mia Red Orcre Mine Enlarge 1 /1


Stolp, Germany 1942 – Canberra, Australia 2012

  • Australia from 1976

Wilgie Mia Red Orcre Mine 1988 Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper 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: 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, 'WILGIE WA'. Inscribed with edition details lower left below plate-mark in black pencil, 'AP'. Inscribed lower right corner in black pencil, '410'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: no inscriptions.
Dimensions: plate-mark 21.0 h x 21.0 w cm sheet (deckle-edged) 39.9 h x 35.6 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gift of Keiko Schmeisser 2014. Donated through the Australian Government's Cultural Gifts Program.
Accession No: NGA 2014.127
Image rights: © Jorg Schmeisser
  • Gift to the National Gallery of Australia, from Keiko Schmeisser, the artist's widow, Canberra, 2014