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POSTWAR Original PRESS PHOTOGRAPH of Winston Churchill

"Churchill Receives Birthday Gift"


Date: 1954
Published: World Wide Photos [New York]
Size (Details): 7 1/4 x 9 inches (Sepia-toned Gelatin Print)

Category: Photographs of Winston Churchill
From: Churchill at Chartwell
Item Number: 207637

Description: Typed paper caption, dated November 30, 1954, reads:
"Churchill receives birthday gift. Sir Winston Churchill, celebrating his 80th birthday anniversary, addresses members of Parliament in London's Westminster Hall Nov. 30. after being presented a portrait of himself. The portrait, by British artist Graham Sutherland, is a gift to the Prime Minster from past and present members of the house. Bewigged man seated behind Churchill is W.S. Morrison, speaker of the house, and as right is former Prime Minster Clement Attlee."

The photograph is in very good condition and the verso is backstamped: "Wide World Photos."

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