Jörg SCHMEISSER, Bamboo shoots Enlarge 1 /1

Jörg SCHMEISSER

Stolp, Germany 1942 – Canberra, Australia 2012

  • Australia from 1976

Bamboo shoots 1994 Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper soft-ground etching and aquatint, printed in colour inks, from two plates Support: medium-weight smooth cream wove paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark
Edition State: published state
Impression: 28/100
Edition: edition of 100

Primary Insc: Signed lower right below plate-mark in black pencil, 'Jörg / Schmeisser / 93'. Titled lower centre below plate-mark in black pencil, 'BAMBOO / SHOOTS. Inscribed with edition details lower left below plate-mark in black pencil, '28/100'. Inscribed verso lower centre in black pencil, '475'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: no inscriptions.
Dimensions: plate-mark 15.8 h x 12.8 w cm sheet 39.5 h x 35.6 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gift of Keiko Schmeisser 2014. Donated through the Australian Government's Cultural Gifts Program.
Accession No: NGA 2014.138
Image rights: © Jorg Schmeisser
Provenance:
  • Gift to the National Gallery of Australia, from Keiko Schmeisser, the artist's widow, Canberra, 2014