Custody of the Child

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Winston Churchill ( British, 1874 - 1965 )

DATE:
1955
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Sir Winston Churchill gave this painting to Wendy Reves on the occasion of their second meeting. Sir Winston was gifted with a marvelous sense of humor and saw in the two large trees a fight over the small one in the center. The Custody of the Child was his name for this fight, as he imagined it.

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Created 1955

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