(Australia, Hungary 26 Nov 1884 – 04 Oct 1986)
38.2 x 56.0 cm stretcher; 59.3 x 76.8 x 5.0 cm frame
This work was a finalist in the 1946 Wynne Prize and was acquired by the Gallery in 1946.
Emma Collerton, The three O's: Orban, Olsen & Ogburn, 'A new beginning', pg.17-26, Orange, 2013, 19 (colour illus.), 57.
Hal Missingham, A retrospective exhibition of Australian painting, Sydney, 1953. cat.no. 149
Hal Missingham, Contemporary Australian painting from the National Collection, Sydney, circa 1946, 13. cat.no. 28
Author Unknown, Paintings by Orban, Sydney, Jun 1946. cat.no. 10
Gil Docking, Desiderius Orban: his life and art, Australia, 1983. plate no. 12
Art Gallery of New South Wales, Desiderius Orban retrospective, Sydney, 1975, 17. cat.no. 46
Private View of an Exhibition of Paintings by Orban, Macquarie Galleries, Sydney, 05 Jun 1946–17 Jun 1946
Contemporary Australian painting from the National collection, Exhibition Venue Unknown, 1946–1950
A retrospective exhibition of Australian painting, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 25 Sep 1953–25 Oct 1953
Desiderius Orban Retrospective: Work from 1900 to 1975, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 07 Nov 1975–07 Dec 1975
Images of Sydney and Environs 1850-1950 (1985), New South Wales House, London, Mar 1985–May 1985
The three O's: Orban, Olsen & Ogburn: