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Olives in Corfu

Sargent, John Singer (painter)

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Olives in Corfu


Sargent, John Singer (painter) [ULAN info: American artist, 1856-1925]







Technique Description

oil on canvas


height: 56.5 cm
width: 71.7 cm




given: The Friends of the Fitzwilliam Museum 1922 (Filtered for: Paintings, Drawings and Prints)

Bt. from the artist, 1922


  1. signature
    Position: lower left
    Content: John S. Sargent
  2. date
    Position: lower left
    Content: Corfu 1912
  3. label
    Position: verso
    Content: R.A., 1926


  1. (1923) Friends of the Fitzwilliam Museum, Fourteenth Annual Report, 1922, Cambridge (Cambs.)
    [comments: reproduced]
  2. (1929) The Principal Pictures in the Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge (1929), London? [page: 190]
    [comments: reproduced]
  3. Goodison, J.W. (1977) Catalogue of Paintings in the Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge, Vol. III, British School, Cambridge (Cambs.): Cambridge University Press [page: 214-215]
    [comments: pl. 49]
  4. (1992) British Landscape Paintings from the Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge, Tokyo [page: 122-123]
    [comments: cat. no. 53, reproduced (colour)]

Accession Number

1067 (Paintings, Drawings and Prints)
(Reference Number: 3849; Input Date: 2000-04-10 / Last Edit: 2011-07-22)

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