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Profile Portrait of Charlie Chaplin (1889-1977)

Object Number: 
1990.1.124
Date: 
1931
Medium: 
Graphite on notepad paper
Dimensions: 
Overall: 7 1/8 x 4 7/8 in. ( 18.1 x 12.4 cm )
Marks: 
signature and date: lower right: "W.H.W. / '31" inscription: lower right: "Charlie Chaplin" ?
Inscriptions: 
Signed and inscribed at lower right in graphite: "W.H.W. / '31"; signed by sitter at lower left: "Charlie Chaplin"
Description: 
Portrait
Gallery Label: 
Chaplin's first sound film, "City Lights," was released in 1931.
Credit Line: 
Gift of the Family of William Henry Walker
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group