Jörg SCHMEISSER, Kimono Enlarge 1 /1


Stolp, Germany 1942 – Canberra, Australia 2012

  • Australia from 1976

Kimono 1993-94 Place made: Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper etching, aquatint and soft-ground etching, printed in blue, orange and red ink with plate-tone, from multiple plates Support: medium-weight smooth cream wove paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark
Edition State: combined state
Impression: artist's proof
Edition: edition of

Primary Insc: signed lower right within plate-mark in black pencil, 'Jörg / Schmeisser'. not dated. Titled verso lower centre in black pencil, 'Kimono'. inscribed with edition details lower right within plate-mark in black pencil, 'AP'. inscribed verso lower centre in black pencil, 'ZUSTÄNDE III ['States III'...] 483'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: no inscriptions.
Dimensions: plate-mark 42.0 h x 54.5 w cm sheet (deckle-edged) 52.9 h x 71.0 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gift of Keiko Schmeisser 2014. Donated through the Australian Government's Cultural Gifts Program.
Accession No: NGA 2014.168
Image rights: © Jorg Schmeisser
  • Gift to the National Gallery of Australia, from Keiko Schmeisser, the artist's widow, Canberra, 2014