Narritjin MAYMURUJörg SCHMEISSER, not titled [Animal and birds] Enlarge 1 /1

Narritjin MAYMURU

Manggalili people

Australia 1922 – 1981

Jörg SCHMEISSER

Stolp, Germany 1942 – Canberra, Australia 2012

printer, intaglio

  • Australia from 1976

not titled [Animal and birds] 1978 Place made: Canberra School of Art, Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper etching (lithographic crayon resist), printed in black ink, from one zinc plate Support: off-white wove paper
Edition State: published state
Impression: undesignated proof
Edition: no edition printed, proofs only

Primary Insc: No inscriptions
Dimensions: plate-mark 22.4 h x 20.0 w cm sheet 39.6 h x 36.2 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gift of Jorg Schmeisser 1986
Accession No: NGA 86.2373
Subject: Australia, Animal: Kangaroo
Image rights: © Jörg Schmeisser
Provenance:
  • Gift to the Australian National Gallery, from Jörg Schmeisser, who facilitated the work and printed the plate, Canberra, December 1986.