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Title

Rueil, France

(1925)
reworked (1951)


Artist

Desiderius Orban

Australia, Hungary

26 Nov 1884 - 04 Oct 1986


Details


Other Title

The Rueil


Dates

(1925)
reworked (1951)


Media category

Painting


Materials used

oil on plywood


Dimensions

50.5 x 60.0 cm board; 66.0 x 75.3 x 4.6 cm frame


Signature & date

Signed l.r. corner, black oil "Orban". Signed u.r. corner verso, pencil "Desiderius ORB(illeg.)/ ...". Not dated.


Credit

Purchased 1952


Location

Not on display


Accession number

8676


Artist information

Desiderius Orban

Works in the collection

19


Shown in 8 exhibitions

Exhibition history


Referenced in 5 publications

Bibliography


Art Gallery of New South Wales, Desiderius Orban retrospective, Sydney, 1975, 14. cat.no. 18

Emma Collerton, The three O's: Orban, Olsen & Ogburn, 'The beginnings of a visionary', pg. 7-16, Orange, 2013, 14 (colour illus.), 47, 57.

Christine Dixon and Dinah Dysart, Counterclaims: presenting Australian art 1938-1941, Sydney, 1986, 10 (illus.), 53. cat.no. CAS 48

Anna Waldmann, Desiderius Orban and selected students, 'Orban: a critical essay', pg.8-10, Sydney, 1988, 20. titled 'Rueill, France'

Second annual exhibition: Contemporary Art Society, Sydney, 1940.