Works in the database
Works with images
Works with multiple sales

Past Sales

Trees at Riccarton Racecourse
Mt. Aspiring, Gledhu Bay, Wanaka

Sales by Medium

Sold 10 works for

Where to buy or sell art works by Olive Elsom

Auction Houses

Watson's Auctioneers
Sold 2 works for
International Art Centre
Sold 1 works for
FishersOnlineArt/ Fishers Fine Arts
Sold 4 works for

A realist landscape and portraitist, working in oil, Olive Elsom exhibited at the Hays Art Competitions in the 1960s, the Canterbury Society of Arts and the New Zealand Academy of Fine Arts between 1957 and 1962.

The total number of works by Olive Elsom offered for sale by auction since 1994 is 10, of which 10 (100%) were sold. No works have been offered for sale this year, and the last sale we have recorded for the artist was in 2008.

Olive Elsom is listed in the following standard biographical references:

  • The Find New Zealand Artists web site: a database of artist names that directs researchers to the rich resources found in New Zealand's libraries, art society exhibition histories and published sources.

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