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Desiderius ORBAN

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

  • France 1906
  • Australia from 1939

Winter in Slovakia [(Village under snow)] (1929) Materials & Technique: drawings, pastels, drawing in colour pastels Support: paper

Primary Insc: signed lower left in pastel, 'Orban'. not dated.
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed verso support upper centre in black pencil, '10C'. Label verso upper left, AGNSW, 'Desiderius Orban Retrospective Exhibition/November 6 - December 7 1975/ 27. Winter in Slovakia 1929/Pastel/55 x 45.5 cm. Signed Orban lower left/Autralian National Gallery ACT'.
Dimensions: sight 54.6 h x 45.0 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1971
Accession No: NGA 71.141
Provenance:
  • Purchased by the Commonwealth Art Advisory Board (C.A.A.B.], from Holdsworth Galleries, Sydney, July 1971.