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Jörg SCHMEISSER

Stolp, Germany 1942 – Canberra, Australia 2012

  • Australia from 1976

Trapped within her own defenses 1993
Collection Title: Zustande III
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper soft-ground etching and aquatint, printed in black and orange ink with plate-tone, from two plates Support: thin smooth off-white wove paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark
Edition State: 2nd state of
Impression: 19/20
Edition: edition of 20

Primary Insc: Signed and dated lower left within printed image in black pencil, 'Jörg / Schmeisser / 93'. Titled verso lower centre in black pencil, 'ZUSTANDE III / Trapped within her own / Defences'. Inscribed with edition details lower left within printed image in black pencil, 'XIX/XX'. Inscribed verso lower centre in black pencil, 'JS / 479'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: no inscriptions.
Dimensions: printed image 48.6 h x 37.2 w cm sheet 48.6 h x 37.2 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gift of Keiko Schmeisser 2014. Donated through the Australian Government's Cultural Gifts Program.
Accession No: NGA 2014.141
Image rights: © Jorg Schmeisser
Provenance:
  • Gift to the National Gallery of Australia, from Keiko Schmeisser, the artist's widow, Canberra, 2014