John PERCEVAL, Charlie Chaplin at a ball Enlarge 1 /1


Bruce Rock, Western Australia, Australia 1923 – Melbourne, Victoria, Australia 2000

  • England 1963-65

Charlie Chaplin at a ball [Charlie Chaplin at the ball [McGregor]] c.1949 Place made: Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: drawings, graphite; paper drawing in black pencil Support: paper

Primary Insc: signed lower right in black pencil, 'Perceval'. not dated
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed verso upper left in black pencil, '607'
Dimensions: sheet 49.6 h x 62.4 w cm sight 52.2 h x 65.0 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1977
Accession No: NGA 77.325.14
Subject: Whimsy, fantasy and slapstick
Image rights: Courtesy John Perceval / Ken McGregor
  • Purchased by the Australian National Gallery, from the artist, through Tolarno Gallery, Melbourne, 1977.