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Portrait of Desiderius Orban, 1986 / Vladas Meskenas
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Date of Work
Type of Material
1 painting : oil on canvas ; 175 x 130 cm (approx.) : mount 194 x 150 cm (approx.)
Purchased from the artist, 1987 Pic.Acc.6402
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Copyright status: - In copyright - Life of artist plus 70 years
Copyright holder: - Vladas Meskenas
No reproduction without prior written approval
Please acknowledge: - Mitchell Library, State Library of New South Wales and Courtesy Vladas Meskenas
Information transferred from Pictures Card Catalogue as part of the eRecords Project, 2008-2009.
Signatures / Inscriptions
Signed and dated 'V. Meskenas '86' in brushpoint, lower right. 'Desiderius Orban' and artist's name and address are inscribed on the reverse side.
Moulded wooden frame with fabric covered slip. Exhibited in 1986 Archibald Prize, Art Gallery of New South Wales, no. 15.
Orban, Desiderius, 1884-1986
Art, Australian -- 20th century.
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