Stolp, Germany 1942 – Canberra, Australia 2012

  • Australia from 1976

Seal for Hangzhou 1993 Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper soft-ground etching, open biting and photo-etching, printed in coluor 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: 16/100
Edition: edition of 100

Primary Insc: Signed and dated lower right below plate-mark in black pencil, 'Jörg / Schmeisser / 95' Titled lower centre below plate-mark in black pencil, 'Seal / from Hangzhou'. Inscribed with edition details lower left below plate-mark in black pencil, '16/100'. Inscribed lower left corner in black pencil, '470'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: no inscriptions.
Dimensions: plate-mark 12.0 h x 14.0 w cm sheet (deckle-edged) 26.4 h x 27.1 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gift of Keiko Schmeisser 2014. Donated through the Australian Government's Cultural Gifts Program.
Accession No: NGA 2014.137
Image rights: © Jorg Schmeisser
  • Gift to the National Gallery of Australia, from Keiko Schmeisser, the artist's widow, Canberra, 2014