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Charles Theodore Olive

Birthdate: (83)
Birthplace: Surrey, United Kingdom
Death: March 1998 (83)
Oxford, Oxfordshire, United Kingdom
Immediate Family:

Son of Gabriel Franklin Olive and Dorothy Olive
Husband of Private
Father of Private; Private; Private User and Private
Brother of John Aldrich Olive; Faith Ross and Pelham Olive

Occupation: Artist
Managed by: Coralie Hyde
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Immediate Family

About Theo Olive

Born in 1914, Theo Olive was a painter and printmaker who favoured the techniques of watercolour, engraving and lithography. For many years he was a Tutor at the Bath Academy of Arts at Corsham in Wiltshire, where he befriended fellow artists Peter Potworowski, Michael Tippett and Kenneth Armitage.

Olive had an illustrative style in the Modernist European tradition, he was influenced by among others Paul Nash. His works are held in many public collections, including the Government Art Collection.

Theo Olive died in 1998.

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Theo Olive's Timeline

August 13, 1914
Surrey, United Kingdom
March 1998
Age 83
Oxford, Oxfordshire, United Kingdom