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Oil On Canvas
New Wave, Synth-pop, Ambient
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A1 Oil On Canvas
Performer [Performed By] – D. Sylvian*Written-By – D. Sylvian*
A2 Sons Of Pioneers
Written-By – D. Sylvian*, M. Karn*
A3 Gentlemen Take Polaroids 6:36
A4 Swing 5:46
B1 Cantonese Boy 3:45
B2 Visions Of China
Written-By – D. Sylvian*, S. Jansen*
B3 Ghosts 4:15
B4 Voices Raised In Welcome, Hands Held In Prayer
Performer [Performed By] – D. Sylvian*, S. Jansen*Written-By – D. Sylvian*, S. Jansen*
C1 Nightporter 6:45
C2 Still Life In Mobile Homes 5:37
C4 Methods Of Dance 6:12
D1 Quiet Life 4:33
D2 The Art Of Parties 5:25
D3 Canton
Written-By – D. Sylvian*, S. Jansen*
D4 Temple Of Dawn
Performer [Performed By] – R. Barbieri*Written-By – R. Barbieri*

Companies, etc.

  • Phonographic Copyright (p) – Virgin Records Ltd.
  • Copyright (c) – Virgin Records Ltd.
  • Lacquer Cut At – Utopia Studios
  • Printed By – France Imprimerie Sorel
  • Published By – Chadwick Nomis Ltd.
  • Published By – Virgin Music (Publishers) Ltd.


  • Artwork [Handtinting] – Yvette Anna
  • Cover [Cover Concept] – David Sylvian
  • Engineer [Engineered By] – John Punter, Nigel Walker
  • Painting [Cover Painting] – Frank Auerbach
  • Performer [Performed By], Bass Guitar, Clarinet, Saxophone, Vocals [Vocal] – Mick Karn
  • Performer [Performed By], Drums, Marimba – Steve Jansen
  • Performer [Performed By], Guitar, Keyboards – Masami Tsuchiya
  • Performer [Performed By], Keyboards – Richard Barbieri
  • Performer [Performed By], Vocals, Keyboards – David Sylvian
  • Photography By – Anton Corbijn
  • Producer [Produced By] – Japan, John Punter
  • Tape [Tapes Produced By] – Japan, J. Punter*, N. Walker*, S. Nye*
  • Written-By – David Sylvian (tracks: A1 to D3)


French Edition Double Vinyl Album released in Gatefold Sleeve.

℗ 1983 Virgin Records Ltd.
© 1983 Virgin Records Ltd.

Vinyl: Made in France
Sleeve: France Imprimerie, Sorel.

Published by Chadwick Nomis Ltd./ Virgin Music (Publishers) Ltd.

Contains studio material, including three new instrumentals and a re-recorded 'Nightporter', as well as live material from the November 1982 concert at the Hammersmith Odeon, London.

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Matrix / Runout (Disc One Side One): 83-6 VD 2513 A3
  • Matrix / Runout (Disc One Side Two): 83-6 VD 2513 B3
  • Matrix / Runout (Disc Two Side One): 83-6 302177 A1
  • Matrix / Runout (Disc Two Side Two): 83-6 VD 2513 D3
  • Matrix / Runout: ƱTOPIA
  • Rights Society: SACEM SACD SDRM SGDL
  • Price Code: AE 660
  • Other (Disc One Side One Catalogue #): 302176
  • Other (Disc One Side Two Catalogue #): 302176
  • Other (Disc Two Side One Catalogue #): 302177
  • Other (Disc Two Side Two Catalogue #): 302177

Other versions

Category Artist Title (Format) Label Category Country Year
VD 2513, VD2513 Japan Oil On Canvas ‎(2xLP, Album, Gat) Virgin, Virgin VD 2513, VD2513 UK 1983
TCVD 2513 Japan Oil On Canvas ‎(Cass, Album, Whi) Virgin TCVD 2513 UK 1983
AVD 22513, AVID 22513 Japan Oil On Canvas ‎(2xLP, Album, Gat) Virgin, Virgin Dischi S.r.L. AVD 22513, AVID 22513 Italy 1983
VJCP-36015 Japan Oil On Canvas ‎(2xCD, Album, RE) Virgin Japan, Virgin VJCP-36015 Japan 1991
VJCP-36042·43, CDVD-2513-1, CDVD-2513-2 Japan Oil On Canvas ‎(2xCD, Album, RE, RM) Virgin, Virgin, Virgin VJCP-36042·43, CDVD-2513-1, CDVD-2513-2 Japan 1993