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Jörg SCHMEISSER

Stolp, Germany 1942 – Canberra, Australia 2012

  • Australia from 1976

Gorgon 1994 Place made: Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper aquatint and etching, 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: artist's proofs
Edition: edition unknown

Primary Insc: Signed and dated lower right within printed image in black pencil, 'Jörg / Schmeisser / 94'. Titled verso lower centre in black pencil, 'ZUSTÄNDE III / GORGON / '[illegible]'. Inscribed with edition details lower left within printed image in black pencil, 'COLOUR / PROOF'. Inscribed verso lower centre in black pencil, 'JS 481'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: no inscriptions.
Dimensions: printed image 48.2 h x 37.1 w cm sheet (deckle-edged) 48.2 h x 37.1 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gift of Keiko Schmeisser 2014. Donated through the Australian Government's Cultural Gifts Program.
Accession No: NGA 2014.142
Image rights: © Jorg Schmeisser
Provenance:
  • Gift to the National Gallery of Australia, from Keiko Schmeisser, the artist's widow, Canberra, 2014