Desiderius ORBAN

Gyor, Hungary 1884 – Sydney, New South Wales, Australia 1986

  • France 1906
  • Australia from 1939

not titled [street scene with houses]. c.1945 Place made: Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Materials & Technique: drawings, pastels, drawing in colour pastels Support: black wove paper

Primary Insc: signed lower left in white pastel 'Orban'. not dated. not titled.
Dimensions: image 43.4 h x 59.1 w cm sheet 43.4 h x 59.1 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gift of Phyllis I. Somerville, 2006
Accession No: NGA 2006.768
  • Gifted to Somerville family by Tom Orban, the artist's son, in thanks for the family's support and friendship 1955.
  • Collection of Somerville family 1955-2006.
  • Gift to the National Gallery of Australia, from Phyllis Somerville, 2006