Framed Original PORTRAIT PHOTOGRAPH of Winston Churchill by Cecil Beaton
[With the photographer's stamp on the verso]
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16 x 20 inches (Black & White Gelatin Silver Print)
Photographs of Winston Churchill
Churchill at Chartwell
A rare original and extremely large gelatin silver print of this legendary portrait of the Prime Minister taken by Cecil Beaton in the Cabinet Room at 10 Downing Street on 20 November 1940 in the wake of the worst of the Battle of Britain but with The Blitz brutally underway. This original print is stamped "Cecil Beaton Photograph" on the verso, along with penciled catalogue numerals. The print reveals its age in light surface creases and foxing but is in very good condition overall. It is here matted and framed in a most stately, stepped Art Deco frame. (21 x 24 inches overall).
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All PRESS PHOTOGRAPHS are original vintage prints from the archives of newspaper and wire services, with original paper captions still attached, unless otherwise stated.