Leisure time activities
Found in 415 Collections and/or Records:
Photograph of a painting by WSC of a still life of fruit on a platter.
Photo shows WSC at the Chartwell entrance wearing a siren suit and a broad-brimmed sombrero hat with a feather in it. He is presenting his painting "The Blue Room, Trent Park (1934)" [which he donated to the 1948 Christie's charity auction]. The painting is held by José Joaquim Moniz de Aragão, the Brazilian Ambassador. On the left of the photo is Dr. Gueiros.
Photograph of WSC's painting of a scene on Lake Como showing trees next to the lake. [WSC took about an hour to create this painting].
Photo shows WSC in profile wearing spectacles, a light suit and a hat with a cigar in his mouth. He is painting a view of Lake Geneva.
Photo shows WSC seated at a large easel absorbed in painting. He is wearing spectacles and a wide-brimmed hat and is shaded by two large umbrellas.
Photo taken from behind shows WSC painting near Cap d'Ail [France] with a glass resting on his painting table.
Photograph of a group of male press photographers in vests on board a boat. They are presumably photographing WSC while he paints.
Photo shows WSC wearing a cap and carrying a fishing rod standing next to a huge fish.
Photo shows WSC playing golf.
WSC standing in front of a bi-plane wearing an overcoat and peaked cap. WSC is facing towards the camera: others in the group are facing towards the aeroplane.
Photo shows WSC in the cockpit of a plane wearing leather flying hat.
Photo of a bi-plane in a hangar. WSC walks in front of it, in conversation with an officer.
Photo shows a sea-plane in flight.
Photo shows WSC in the cockpit of a seaplane and a small boat on the water beneath the plane.
Photo shows WSC walking wearing a leather flying hat and goggles, and carrying his hat and gloves. The tip of an aeroplane's wing is just seen to the right of the photo.
WSC outside weighing room, with binoculars round his neck and smoking a cigar, admiring a racehorse.
Photo shows WSC in profile, wearing riding clothes and hat, carrying a whip under his arm and ?drinking from a flask.
Photo shows WSC on horseback.
Interviews carried out by John Mather on the subject of WSC's health. Includes transcripts of interviews plus audio recordings (for WCHL 8/81/1-6).
The UK Archival Thesaurus has been integrated with our catalogue, thanks to Kings College London and the AIM25 project for their support with this.