Stolp, Germany 1942 – Canberra, Australia 2012

  • Australia from 1976

Shibi 1980 Place made: Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper aquatint, etching and drypoint, printed in colour inks, from two plates Support: medium-weight smooth cream wove paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark.
Edition State: published state
Impression: artist's proof 12/15
Edition: edition of 15

Primary Insc: Signed and dated lower right below plate-mark in black pencil, 'Jörg / Schmeisser / '80'. Titled lower centre below plate-mark in black pencil, 'Shibi'. Inscribed with edition details lower left below plate-mark in black pencil, 'AP XII/XV'. Inscribed lower right corner in black pencil, '249'. Inscribed verso lower centre in black pencil, '7 [enclosed within circle]'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: no inscriptions.
Dimensions: plate-mark 9.7 h x 10.0 w cm sheet 26.7 h x 26.3 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gift of Keiko Schmeisser 2014. Donated through the Australian Government's Cultural Gifts Program.
Accession No: NGA 2014.181
Image rights: © Jorg Schmeisser
  • Gift to the National Gallery of Australia, from Keiko Schmeisser, the artist's widow, Canberra, 2014