Joy ride in a paint box: Churchill as artist | Curio

Joy ride in a paint box: Churchill as artist

10 mins | Apr 16, 2018

While many know about Winston Churchill, from his political and military achievements during World War Two to memorable quotes from his speeches, they might still be surprised to find out that he created some 500 artworks during his lifetime. Lee Pollock, writing in The New Criterion, writes about Churchill’s insatiable passion for painting, which helped him cope with what he called his “black dog”- depression.

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From The New Criterion

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