Painting as a Pastime (Hardcover)

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Winston Churchill took up painting at age forty. It remained his passion for the rest of his life. Painting brought him diversion, solace, and peace in retirement. And he was a good painter!!! This essay is a very inspirational read!

— Carolyn

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The perfect antidote to his 'Black Dog', a depression that blighted his working life, Churchill took to painting with gusto. Picking up a paintbrush for the first time at the age of forty, Winston Churchill found in painting a passion that was to remain his constant companion. This glorious essay exudes his compulsion for a hobby that allowed him peace during his dark days, and richly rewarded a nation with a treasure trove of work.

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Winston S. Churchillwas a prolific writer, receiving the Nobel Prize for Literature in 1953. He is best known for his historical and political works."
Product Details
ISBN: 9781906509330
ISBN-10: 1906509336
Publisher: Unicorn Press (UK)
Publication Date: August 31st, 2013
Pages: 91
Language: English