Vernon Clint Witham is a listed painter born in Eugene, Oregon in 1925
who studied under University of Oregon professor Jack Wilkinson, and later
pursued studies at the California School of Fine Art.
His works were exhibited at the Palace of the Legion of
Honor, and the De Young Museum in San Francisco, California, as well as the
Smithsonian in Washington, DC. He created several paintings for his friend
James Ivory's movie of Surviving Picasso as well.
A documentary about Witham's life and work was
completed in 2012. He relocated to Santa Fe, New Mexico in 1988 where he
continued painting, drawing, and designing houses. He died in 2010.
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