CHURCHILL (WINSTON) Photograph signed ("Winston S. Churchill") on the mount, showing Churchill at the Cabinet Table, half length, facing the camera, by Walter Stoneman, [1 April 1941]
Lot 201
CHURCHILL (WINSTON)
Photograph signed ("Winston S. Churchill") on the mount, showing Churchill at the Cabinet Table, half length, facing the camera, by Walter Stoneman, [1 April 1941]
Sold for £1,125 (US$ 1,483) inc. premium

Lot Details
CHURCHILL (WINSTON)
Photograph signed ("Winston S. Churchill") on the mount, showing Churchill at the Cabinet Table, half length, facing the camera, studio stamp on the reverse 'Photo By/ Walter Stoneman/ Of J. Russell & Sons', bromide print on original manilla card mount, some silvering at edges of image, light dust-staining and fading, image 164 x 150mm., [1 April 1941]

Footnotes

  • This well-known wartime photograph was taken by Walter Stoneman for the National Photographic Record at the Cabinet Office at about 3 in the afternoon on 1 April 1941; and is the photograph Churchill usually gave to those who served under him during the war, often in smaller format than the present example.
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