Brighton, Victoria, Australia 1881 – Emerald, Victoria, Australia 1967

  • England, Europe frequently after 1906

La forza [the force] 1927 Title Notes: Date from SLNSW impression.
Place made: Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper mezzotint, printed in black ink, from one plate Support: medium weight linen textured cream wove paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark.
Edition State: published state
Impression: undesignated impression
Edition: edition of 15

Primary Insc: signed lower right below plate-mark in black pencil, 'J.C.A. Traill' signed lower right below plate-mark in black pencil, 'JCA Traill.' not dated. titled lower left below plate-mark in black pencil, 'La Forza' / '(metzotint) [sic]'. inscribed lower left corner in black pencil, 'I Prix £A 2-2-0 unframed'. inscribed verso lower right in black pencil, '332'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: no inscriptions.
Dimensions: plate-mark 22.9 h x 10.1 w cm sheet 26.7 h x 16.1 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1979
Accession No: NGA 79.1889
  • Purchased by the Australian National Gallery, from Thirty Victoria Street [gallery], Sydney, August 1979;
  • Part of a group of 36 prints by various Australian artists.