Sir Edmund Hillary

Edmund Hillary

Sir Edmund Hillary
2013, 90 * 90 cm, Oil and tempra on linen

Sir Edmund Percival Hillary (20 July 1919 – 11 January 2008). His contributions to the “Legends of Everest” were: First to summit Mount Everest on 29 May 1953 with Nepalese Sherpa mountaineer Tenzing Norgay.

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This portrait painting is part of the series “Legends of Mount Everest” which is part of the work “High Altitudes“.

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