Stolp, Germany 1942
Canberra, Australia 2012
not titled [first contents page for 'Japanese folk legends']
Collection Title: Schmeisser, Jörg. Japanese folk legends. The artist, 1971-72.
Materials & Technique:
prints, ink; paper woodcut, printed in black ink, from multiple blocks Support: thin smooth brown laid Iwano Ichibei paper
Manufacturer's Mark: watermark lower left, 'design composed of four lines'.
Edition State: published state
Edition: edition of 40
Edition Notes: Eri Wanajo, Curator, Machida City Museum of Graphic Arts, Tokyo, has identified various seals used by the artist throughout this portfolio: (Yi-raku) is a transliteration of 'Jorg" in Kanji.
Primary Insc: stamped with square artist's seal [Yi-raku] upper centre within image in red ink.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: no inscriptions.
text 47.2 h x 41.0 w cm sheet 68.5 h x 48.0 w cm
: Gift of Keiko Schmeisser 2014. Donated through the Australian Government's Cultural Gifts Program. Accession No
: NGA 2014.188.1 Image rights
: © Jorg Schmeisser
- Gift to the National Gallery of Australia, from Keiko Schmeisser, the artist's widow, Canberra, 2014