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The Tower of Katoubia Mosque by Winston Churchill for Sale

The Tower of Katoubia Mosque by Winston Churchill

Anglofiles and history buffs already knowof Sir Winston Churchill as a famed world leader, but few know of him as a passionate artist. During the last 50 years of his life, Churchill completed 500 paintings, the vast majority of which are still in his Chartwell home. A landscape painting called the Tower of Katoubia Mosque, one of Churchill’s […]

First Edition Charles Darwin’s On the Origin of Species by Means of Natural Selection Sold for $62,500

On the Origin of Species by Means of Natural Selection by Charles Darwin

On the Origin of Species by Means of Natural Selection by Charles Darwin A large and impressive assortment of rare manuscripts, letters and signed documents sold for high prices at Christie’s New York last Thursday, June 23. Even though there were lots related to many famous names, such as Ernest Hemingway, Beatrix Potter, Albert Einstein, probably […]

Winston Churchill’s Daimler DB18 Drophead Coupe Will go on Auction on December 4th

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Winston Churchill’s Daimler DB18 Drophead Coupe Sir Winston Churchill’s Daimler DB18 Drophead Coupe, currently on display at the Brooklands Museum,  forms the highlight of the Historics at Brooklands auction on Saturday December 4th. Featuring coachwork by the Carlton Carriage Co, the historical Daimler DB18 (Chassis Number: 49531), was used by the British Prime Minister Sir Winston Churchill during […]