Framed SIGNED PHOTOGRAPH of Winston Churchill
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8/10 inches (Framed: 13 x 15 inches.)
Churchill at Chartwell
An original press agency print (8 x 10 inches) of this notable Life magazine photograph of Winston Churchill in his siren suit, seated at his desk at Chartwell, proof-reading the manuscript for his A History of the English-Speaking Peoples.The photograph, which appeared in Life and was reproduced on the cover of advance promotional brochures for the final volume of Churchill's Second World War Memoirs, has been SIGNED in ink across the lower right portion of the image:"Winston S. Churchill 1953"The ink blends a bit with the photo background but remains strong.The photograph has been handsomely matted in multi-ply and framed in silver (13 x 15 inches overall).
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Bibliographic numbers (in parentheses) are from Frederick Woods' original Churchill bibliography (Woods), as emended by Richard Langworth in his Connoisseur's Guide; and from the new, greatly expanded Churchill bibliography by Ronald Cohen (Cohen).