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FRANK OWEN SALISBURY

THE RIGHT HON WINSTON S. CHURCHILL O.M. C.H. MP PRIME MINISTER 1940-1945

FRANK OWEN SALISBURY

FRANK OWEN SALISBURY

THE RIGHT HON WINSTON S. CHURCHILL O.M. C.H. MP PRIME MINISTER 1940-1945

THE RIGHT HON WINSTON S. CHURCHILL O.M. C.H. MP PRIME MINISTER 1940-1945

FRANK OWEN SALISBURY

1874 - 1962

THE RIGHT HON WINSTON S. CHURCHILL O.M. C.H. MP PRIME MINISTER 1940-1945


signed Frank O Salisbury and dated Oct 24 1944. (lower right); also signed Frank O. Salisbury and titled (on the reverse)

oil on canvas

unframed: 76 by 64cm.; 30 by 25¼in.

framed: 90 by 77.5cm.; 35½ by 30½in.

Executed in October 1944.

Original canvas with a very slight undulation. The work appears to be in very good overall condition.


A few areas of fine craquelure, including to the centre of the lower third and above the head, and to the left proper cheek, with one or two probable instances of loss and very minor instances of lifting with a few possible more minor instances elsewhere. Some Artist's pin holes, mostly to extreme edges. Possible slight flattening to impasto tips. Some surface dirt, specks of matter, one or two accretions to upper right corner and spots of staining to the work in places. A few small spots of frame abrasion to extreme edges.


Ultraviolet light reveals no obvious signs of fluorescence or retouching.


The work is presented in a gold and red painted wooden frame.


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The Estate of Lowell Lebermann and thence by descent to the present owner