Jorg Schmeisser (1942-2012) Australia

Biographical Information

Born in Pomerania in 1942, Jorg Schmeisser studied in Germany and participated in several archaeological digs as artist. After travelling extensively, he became a visiting fellow at the Australian National University in Canberra in 1976, and later became lecturer in printmaking at the Canberra School of Art. Schmeisser has exhibited his paintings and etchings extensively overseas, and from 1974 in Australia. His work is represented at the Australian National Gallery in Canberra, several state galleries and major international collections. Edit or add to this biography

Market Information

Empire State Building 1980
Highest Price:
Empire State Building 1980
Coloured etching 75/80, 78 x 98 cm
Specialist Print Auction, Leonard Joel, Melbourne.
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 Total number soldNumber with imagesHighest priceRecent average price*
Paintings10A$1,098 N/A
Works on Paper11A$359 N/A
Prints & Graphics138105A$3,840 A$398

* Calculated on sales over the last three years, where there are a sufficient number of sales over that period.

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