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Title

Olive Trees

Artist

Vincent van Gogh

Date

1889

Institution Minneapolis Institute of Arts
Location On view at the Minneapolis Institute of Arts, G355
Olive Trees, Vincent van Gogh
Olive Trees: Gallery Label - Current
: Work of Les Fauves to be Seen in an Important Loan Exhibition
: Reinstallation at the Institute: Vincent van Gogh's "Olive Trees"
: Saint-Rémy Landscape by Van Gogh Acquired by the Art Institute
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Medium: Paintings | Oil on canvas
Size: 29 x 36 1/2 in. (73.66 x 92.71 cm) (canvas)39 3/4 x 47 x 3 1/2 in. (100.97 x 119.38 x 8.89 cm) (outer frame)46 3/8 in. (117.79 cm) (diagonal)28 1/2 x 36 in. (72.39 x 91.44 cm) (sight)
Creation Place: Europe, Netherlands
Culture: Europe, Netherlands
Style: 19th century
Inscriptions: No signature There is a stencil on the reverse of the lining fabric, along with an inscription: "K.O." in black paint.
Physical Description: Landscape of grove of olive trees and their cast shadows in foreground, mountain looms in background, intense sun and dazzling light dominates the sky.
Credit: Collection Minneapolis Institute of Arts; The William Hood Dunwoody Fund
Accession Number: 51.7
Artist: Vincent van Gogh, Dutch, 1853 - 1890
Role: Artist
Nationality: Dutch
Life Dates: Dutch, 1853 - 1890
Added to Site: February 28, 2009