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Title

Snow landscape

(1931)


Artist

Desiderius Orban

Australia, Hungary

26 Nov 1884 - 04 Oct 1986


Details


Other Title

Snow landscape (Carpathian Alps)


Place where the work was made

Budapest Hungary


Date

(1931)


Media category

Painting


Materials used

oil on canvas


Dimensions

50.0 x 66.0 cm stretcher; 61.0 x 76.2 x 4.8 cm frame


Signature & date

Signed l.r. corner, blue oil "Orban". Not dated.


Credit

Purchased 1944


Location

Not on display


Accession number

7418


Artist information

Desiderius Orban

Works in the collection

19


Shown in 3 exhibitions

Exhibition history


Referenced in 2 publications

Bibliography


Bernard Smith, 100 years of Australian painting, 'Foreword', pg. 2-4, Sydney, 1948, 10. cat.no. 57

Anna Waldmann, Paintings and drawings by Desiderius Orban, 'Orban: a critical essay', pg.8-10, London, 1980, 20. titled 'Snow landscape (Carpathian Alps)'