Lot 212: Invitation to attend a private viewing of the Royal Academy of Arts summer exhibition on May 2, 1958, 6 x 4.25, signed in the lower right in fountain pen, "W. Churchill." The area for the recipient's name is left blank. In fine condition, with light soiling. Churchill famously enjoyed painting as a hobby, and in 1948 was appointed Honorary Academician Extraordinary by the Royal Academy for 'achievements in the art of painting.' A nice association with his beloved pastime.
RR Auction's Fine Autographs and Artifacts Auction 453
Sunday, 17th May 2015
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