Stolp, Germany 1942
Canberra, Australia 2012
Shell for Dresden
Materials & Technique:
prints, ink; paper soft-groung etching, printed in colour inks with plate-tone, from two plates Support: thin smooth cream wove paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark
Edition State: published state
Impression: artist's proof
Edition: edition unknown
Primary Insc: Signed and dated lower right below plate-mark in black pencil, 'Jörg / Schmeisser / 01'.
Titled lower centre below plate-mark in black pencil, 'Shell / for Dresden'.
Inscribed with edition details lower left below plate-mark in black pencil, 'AP'.
Inscribed lower right corner in black pencil, '585'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: no inscriptions.
plate-mark 14.8 h x 14.8 w cm sheet 26.7 h x 26.4 w cm
: Gift of Keiko Schmeisser 2014. Donated through the Australian Government's Cultural Gifts Program. Accession No
: NGA 2014.156 Image rights
: © Jorg Schmeisser
- Gift to the National Gallery of Australia, from Keiko Schmeisser, the artist's widow, Canberra, 2014