Jörg SCHMEISSER, Diary and Rosendale beach bits Enlarge 1 /1


Stolp, Germany 1942 – Canberra, Australia 2012

  • Australia from 1976

Diary and Rosendale beach bits 2001-2010 Place made: Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper etching and aquatint, printed in black and orange ink, from two plates Support: thick smooth cream wove paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark
Edition State: published state
Impression: 4/40
Edition: edition of 40

Primary Insc: Signed and dated lower right below plate-mark in black pencil, 'Jörg / Schmeisser 01-10'. Titled lower centre below plate-mark in black pencil, 'DIARY AND ROSENDALE BEACH BITS'. Inscribed with edition details lower left below plate-mark in black pencil, '4/40'. Inscribes verso lower centre in black pencil, '651'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: no inscriptions.
Dimensions: plate-mark (overall) 47.6 h x 59.5 w cm sheet (deckle-edged) 54.0 h x 73.2 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gift of Keiko Schmeisser 2014. Donated through the Australian Government's Cultural Gifts Program.
Accession No: NGA 2014.163
Image rights: © Jorg Schmeisser
  • Gift to the National Gallery of Australia, from Keiko Schmeisser, the artist's widow, Canberra, 2014