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Creswick, Victoria, Australia 1874 – Hornsby, New South Wales, Australia 1961

  • Europe 1902-03
  • Europe 1910
  • England, Europe 1925-27
  • North Africa, India, Europe 1928-30
  • Europe 1933-34

Chunder exulting over Charley Chaplin as recruit (1917) Place made: Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Materials & Technique: drawings, cardboard; gouache; graphite; ink drawing in black pencil, pen and ink, brush and ink and gouache Support: thin cardboard

Primary Insc: signed lower right in pen and black ink, 'Lionel Lindsay”. not dated. Titled verso on typed sheet attached to centre/centre right, ‘Chunder exulting over Charley Chaplin as recruit’.
Secondary Insc: (See Notes for verse.) Inscribed lower centre in black pencil, ‘Charlie ...(illeg) put this first’
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed verso upper left in red crayon, ‘May 16’.
Dimensions: image 36.5 h x 34.3 w cm sheet 57.4 h x 35.4 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1978
Accession No: NGA 78.1054
Image rights: © National Library of Australia
  • Purchased by the Australian National Gallery, from Lewis Matthews, Canberra, 1978.