Stolp, Germany 1942
Canberra, Australia 2012
Yellow/blue back shell
[Yellow/blueblack shell] 1996
Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
Materials & Technique:
prints, ink; paper soft-groung etching and aquatint, printed in colour inks with plate-tone, from two plates Support: medium-weight smooth cream wove Hahnemühle paper
Manufacturer's Mark: watermark lower right corner, image of rooster with shield within circle [Hahnemühle].
Edition State: published state
Edition: edition of 80
Primary Insc: Signed and dated lower right below plate-mark in black pencil, 'Jörg / Schmeisser / '96'.
Titled lower centre below plate-mark in black pencil, 'YELLOW/BLUE BACK SHELL'.
Inscribed with edition details lower left below plate-mark in black pencil, '9/80'.
Inscribed lower right corner in black pencil, '513'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: no inscriptions.
plate-mark 12.4 h x 12.4 w cm sheet (deckle-edged) 27.2 h x 26.6 w cm
: Gift of Keiko Schmeisser 2014. Donated through the Australian Government's Cultural Gifts Program. Accession No
: NGA 2014.148 Image rights
: © Jorg Schmeisser
- Gift to the National Gallery of Australia, from Keiko Schmeisser, the artist's widow, Canberra, 2014