signed P. CT., dated 1981 and inscribed Study for Portrait of Hamish Keith in oil pastel lower rightNote: This work is a study for the painting Portrait (1981), which is held in the collection of Auckland Art Gallery Toi O Tāmaki (acquired 1984, gift of Hamish Keith).
The estate of Philip Clairmont, Auckland.Literature
This work appears in the following documentary: Bruce Morrison, “Philip Clairmont.” Profiles, NZ On Screen, 23:00, https://www.nzonscreen.com/title/profiles-philip-clairmont-1981
“A critic at my house sees some paintings. Greatly perturbed, he asks for my drawings. My drawings! Never! They are my letters, my secrets.” -Paul Gauguin