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SIR WINSTON CHURCHILL, O.M., R.A. (1874-1965)
SIR WINSTON CHURCHILL, O.M., R.A. (1874-1965)
SIR WINSTON CHURCHILL, O.M., R.A. (1874-1965)
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SIR WINSTON CHURCHILL, O.M., R.A. (1874-1965)

The Bridge at Aix-en-Provence

Details
SIR WINSTON CHURCHILL, O.M., R.A. (1874-1965)
The Bridge at Aix-en-Provence
signed with initials 'W.S.C.' (lower right)
oil on canvas
22 x 28 in. (55.9 x 71.2 cm.)
Painted in September 1948.
Provenance
A gift from Sir Winston Churchill to Willy Sax in 1955, and by descent to the present owner.
Literature
D. Coombs, Churchill: His Paintings, London, 1967, pp. 226-227, no. 392, illustrated.
W. Sax, Farben für Churchills Leinwand, Dietikon, 1995.
D. Coombs and M. Churchill, Sir Winston Churchill: His Life and His Paintings, Lyme Regis, 2011, pp. 215, 254, no. C392, fig. 450.
P. Gut, Champagner mit Churchill: Der Zürcher Farbenfabrikant Willy Sax und der malende Premierminister, Bern, 2015, p. 133, illustrated.
P. Rafferty, Winston Churchill, Painting on the French Riviera, London, 2020, pp. 55, 125, 166-167, illustrated.
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Artist's Resale Right ("Droit de Suite"). Artist's Resale Right Regulations 2006 apply to this lot, the buyer agrees to pay us an amount equal to the resale royalty provided for in those Regulations, and we undertake to the buyer to pay such amount to the artist's collection agent.
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