This life-size oil painting of Edmund Hillary by John Cecil Hill was painted around 1953, and shows him clad in climbing gear, holding a rope, goggles and an ice axe.
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Shaun Barnett. 'Hillary, Edmund Percival', Dictionary of New Zealand Biography, first published in 2010. Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, https://teara.govt.nz/en/biographies/6h1/hillary-edmund-percival (accessed 24 June 2021)