Winston Churchill's final painting smashes presale estimate at auctionBy Stewart Paterson For Mailonline. Sir Winston Churchill's final painting - which he gave to the bodyguard who helped prepare his brushes - is going under the hammer. Sir Winston gave the abstract work to his bodyguard, Sergeant Edmund Murray, in the last winston churchill paintings pond years before the ex-prime minister's death in Murray, propionate and masteron served Sir Winston for the last 15 years of his life, would help the politician prepare his easel and paint brushes before he painted. Sir Winston made around winston churchill paintings pond after he took the hobby up in the s and it became an 'integral part' of his life.
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You might be so inspired, you will look into going to the Academy of art. Winston Churchill Himself wrote a book about painting as a hobby and you can still buy it. Painting as a Pastime.
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