Stolp, Germany 1942 – Canberra, Australia 2012

  • Australia from 1976

Flinders Street, crayfish from Heron Island, Paddington 1976 Place made: Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper etching and aquatint, printed in blue ink with plate-tone, from one plate Support: medium-weight 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 76'. Titled lower centre below plate-mark in black pencil, 'Flinders Street Station, Crayfish on Heron Island, Paddington NSW'. Inscribed with edition details lower left below plate-mark in black pencil, 'AP'. Inscribes verso lower centre in black pencil, '185'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: no inscriptions.
Dimensions: plate-mark 32.3 h x 24.8 w cm sheet (deckle-edged) 48.0 h x 39.6 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gift of Keiko Schmeisser 2014. Donated through the Australian Government's Cultural Gifts Program.
Accession No: NGA 2014.165
Image rights: © Jorg Schmeisser
  • Gift to the National Gallery of Australia, from Keiko Schmeisser, the artist's widow, Canberra, 2014