Oil on canvas
1500 x 1000mm
Inscriptions: Hanly 61 [l.r.]
The figures in this work, freely distorted in scale, colour and shape, clearly declare Pat Hanly’s debt to Henri Matisse, Marc Chagall, and especially Francis Bacon.
Gregory O’Brien (ed.), Hanly (Tāmaki Makaurau: Ron Sang Publications, 2012), 43.