John OLSEN

Born
21 January 1928 Newcastle, New South Wales
Nationality
Australian

 (31 works)

  • First study for 'Calle estrecha'
    Title
    First study for 'Calle estrecha'
    Production date
    1986
    Artist/Maker
    John OLSEN
    Medium
    brush and brown ink
    Accession number
    P85-1986
    Credit Line
    Presented through The Art Foundation of Victoria by John Olsen, Governor, 1986
  • Diana's world
    Title
    Diana's world
    Production date
    1961
    Artist/Maker
    John OLSEN
    Medium
    oil on canvas on composition board
    Accession number
    820-5
    Credit Line
    Presented in memory of Nancy Perrins (née Yuille) by her daughters Nancy Kimpton, Elizabeth Perrins, Neil Perrins, Peggy Shaw and Margery Sammons, 1961
  • Bird and kangaroo
    Title
    Bird and kangaroo
    Production date
    1979
    Artist/Maker
    John OLSEN
    Medium
    lithograph
    Accession number
    P21.3-1985
    Credit Line
    Gift of Mr Fred Genis, 1985
  • Granada
    Title
    Granada
    Production date
    1959
    Artist/Maker
    John OLSEN
    Medium
    oil on canvas
    Accession number
    2004.199
    Credit Line
    The Joseph Brown Collection. Presented through the NGV Foundation by Dr Joseph Brown AO OBE, Honorary Life Benefactor, 2004
  • Echidna and Sun Man
    Title
    Echidna and Sun Man
    Production date
    1979
    Artist/Maker
    John OLSEN
    Medium
    colour lithograph
    Accession number
    P23-1985
    Credit Line
    Gift of Mr Fred Genis, 1985
  • Portrait of Russell Drysdale
    Title
    Portrait of Russell Drysdale
    Production date
    (1982)
    Artist/Maker
    John OLSEN
    Medium
    coloured chalks on grey/brown paper
    Accession number
    P60-1982
    Credit Line
    Purchased, 1982
  • Man absorbed in landscape
    Title
    Man absorbed in landscape
    Production date
    1966
    Artist/Maker
    John OLSEN
    Medium
    oil on composition board
    Accession number
    2004.200
    Credit Line
    The Joseph Brown Collection. Presented through the NGV Foundation by Dr Joseph Brown AO OBE, Honorary Life Benefactor, 2004
  • Summer in the you beaut country
    Title
    Summer in the you beaut country
    Production date
    1962
    Artist/Maker
    John OLSEN
    Medium
    oil on composition board
    Accession number
    A12.a-g-1978
    Credit Line
    Presented through The Art Foundation of Victoria by Mr Frank McDonald, Fellow, 1978
  • Sacred monkeys and sphinx
    Title
    Sacred monkeys and sphinx
    Production date
    1979
    Artist/Maker
    John OLSEN
    Medium
    colour lithograph
    Accession number
    P22-1985
    Credit Line
    Gift of Mr Fred Genis, 1985
  • Pelican and kangaroo landscape
    Title
    Pelican and kangaroo landscape
    Production date
    1979
    Artist/Maker
    John OLSEN
    Medium
    colour lithograph
    Accession number
    P21.4-1985
    Credit Line
    Gift of Mr Fred Genis, 1985
  • Fourth study for 'Calle estrecha'
    Title
    Fourth study for 'Calle estrecha'
    Production date
    1986
    Artist/Maker
    John OLSEN
    Medium
    brush and ink, watercolour and gouache
    Accession number
    P88-1986
    Credit Line
    Presented through The Art Foundation of Victoria by John Olsen, Governor, 1986
  • Portrait of Brett Whiteley
    Title
    Portrait of Brett Whiteley
    Production date
    1979
    Artist/Maker
    John OLSEN
    Medium
    colour lithograph
    Accession number
    P24-1985
    Credit Line
    Gift of Mr Fred Genis, 1985
  • McElhone Steps
    Title
    McElhone Steps
    Production date
    1963
    Artist/Maker
    John OLSEN
    Medium
    colour lithograph
    Accession number
    1545-5
    Credit Line
    Presented by the National Gallery Society of Victoria, 1965
  • Second study for 'Calle estrecha'
    Title
    Second study for 'Calle estrecha'
    Production date
    1986
    Artist/Maker
    John OLSEN
    Medium
    brush and brown ink and yellow pastel
    Accession number
    P86-1986
    Credit Line
    Presented through The Art Foundation of Victoria by John Olsen, Governor, 1986
  • Birds on the Darling
    Title
    Birds on the Darling
    Production date
    1979
    Artist/Maker
    John OLSEN
    Medium
    colour lithograph
    Accession number
    P21.5-1985
    Credit Line
    Gift of Mr Fred Genis, 1985
  • Bird and frog
    Title
    Bird and frog
    Production date
    1979
    Artist/Maker
    John OLSEN
    Medium
    colour lithograph
    Accession number
    P21.6-1985
    Credit Line
    Gift of Mr Fred Genis, 1985
  • Spoonbill and swamp frogs
    Title
    Spoonbill and swamp frogs
    Production date
    1979
    Artist/Maker
    John OLSEN
    Medium
    colour lithograph
    Accession number
    P21.1-1985
    Credit Line
    Gift of Mr Fred Genis, 1985
  • Spring
    Title
    Spring
    Production date
    1960
    Artist/Maker
    John OLSEN
    Medium
    oil on composition board
    Accession number
    2010.138
    Credit Line
    Gift of Professor A. G. L. Shaw in memory of Peggy Shaw through the Australian Government's Cultural Gifts Program, 2010
  • Sketch of Russell Drysdale
    Title
    Sketch of Russell Drysdale
    Production date
    (c. 1981)
    Artist/Maker
    John OLSEN
    Medium
    coloured pastel
    Accession number
    P61-1982
    Credit Line
    Gift of the artist, 1982