Modern British and Irish Art Evening Auction

Modern British and Irish Art Evening Auction

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Property from the Collection of Miss Nonie Chapman

Sir Winston Churchill, HON. R.A.

Inland View from Choisy, Switzerland

Auction Closed

June 6, 05:43 PM GMT

Estimate

300,000 - 500,000 GBP

Lot Details

Description

Property from the Collection of Miss Nonie Chapman 

Sir Winston Churchill

1874 - 1965

Inland view from Choisy, Switzerland


oil on canvas

unframed: 56 by 52cm.; 22 by 20½in.

framed: 70 by 66.5cm.; 27½ by 26¼in.

Executed in 1946.

The Studio, Chartwell

Lady Spencer-Churchill

Gifted to Nonie Chapman by the surviving Beneficiaries of Sir Winston and Lady Spencer-Churchill’s Wills, 13 December 1984 

David Coombs and Lady Spencer-Churchill, Churchill: His Paintings, Hamish Hamilton, London, 1967, no. 444, illustrated p. 246

David Coombs and Minnie Churchill, Sir Winston Churchill's Life Through His Paintings, Chaucer Press, London, 2003, no. C444, fig. 392, illustrated p. 192

David Coombs and Minnie Churchill, Sir Winston Churchill: His Life and His Paintings, Ware House Publishing, Lyme Regis, 2011, no. C444, fig. 392, illustrated p. 192