Nov 01, 2016 - Sale 2428

Sale 2428 - Lot 63

Price Realized: $ 5,250
?Final Price Realized includes Buyer’s Premium added to Hammer Price
Estimate: $ 2,000 - $ 3,000
CHURCHILL, WINSTON S. Photograph Signed, 3/4-length seated portrait, showing the Prime Minister smiling. Signed on the mat below the image. 9 1/2x7 1/2 inches (image), 12x10 inches overall; faint scattered foxing to the mat; framed. Np, [1952]

Additional Details

with--Letter from Wing Commander G.H. Wiles to Alan Davidson at the British Embassy sending a photograph that had been hanging in the British Joint Services Mission in Washington and requesting help in rectifying the lack of the Prime Minister's signature on the photograph. Davidson's signed reply is written in the blank lower margin: "Rectification performed!" Washington, 17 January 1952.