Stolp, Germany 1942 – Canberra, Australia 2012

  • Australia from 1976

Double acorn 1989 Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper soft-ground etching and aquatint, printed in colour inks, from multiple plates Support: medium-weight smooth cream wove paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark
Edition State: published state
Impression: 20/80
Edition: edition of 80

Primary Insc: Signed and dated lower right below plate-mark in black pencil, 'Jörg / Schmeisser / 90'. Titled lower centre below plate-mark in black pencil, 'DOUBLE / ACORN'. Inscribed with edition details lower left below plate-mark in black pencil, '20/80'. Inscribed lower centre in black pencil, '438'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: no inscriptions.
Dimensions: plate-mark 24.8 h x 24.9 w cm sheet (deckle-edged) 39.3 h x 36.2 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gift of Keiko Schmeisser 2014. Donated through the Australian Government's Cultural Gifts Program.
Accession No: NGA 2014.129
Image rights: © Jorg Schmeisser
  • Gift to the National Gallery of Australia, from Keiko Schmeisser, the artist's widow, Canberra, 2014