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An image of Standing male nude, head in his hands by Desiderius Orban

Desiderius Orban

(Australia, Hungary 26 Nov 1884 – 04 Oct 1986)

Title
Standing male nude, head in his hands
Other titles:
Three nude studies
Place of origin
ParisFrance
Year
1907
Media category
Drawing
Materials used
pencil on brown paper
Dimensions

30.1 x 14.0 cm

Signature & date
Signed and dated l.r. "Orban/ ...07".
Credit
Gift of Judy Orban 1989
Accession number
258.1989.2
Copyright
© Estate of Desiderius Orban
Location
Not on display
Bibliography (3)

Emma Collerton, The three O's: Orban, Olsen & Ogburn, 'The beginnings of a visionary', pg. 7-16, Orange, 2013, 10 (colour illus.), 57.

Hendrik Kolenberg, The portrait and the nude: Australian drawings from the collection, Sydney, 1990. cat.no. 60b

New South Wales House, Paintings and drawings by Desiderius Orban, London, 1980. cat.no. 58; titled 'Three Nude Studies'

Exhibition history (3)

The portrait and the nude: Australian drawings from the collection, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 18 Aug 1990–28 Oct 1990

The three O's: Orban, Olsen & Ogburn:

Paintings & Drawings by Desiderius Orban (1980), New South Wales House, London