Auction Date: 19/09/2019 at 10am
Autograph – Charlie Chaplin (1889-1977) Signed Photocard depicting a portrait view of Chaplin, signed ‘With best wishes Charlie Chaplin 1937’ to the front, measures 9x14cm approx. Sir Charles Spencer Chaplin KBE (16 April 1889 – 25 December 1977) was an English comic actor, filmmaker, and composer who rose to fame in the era of silent film. He became a worldwide icon through his screen persona, "The Tramp", and is considered one of the most important figures in the history of the film industry. His career spanned more than 75 years, from childhood in the Victorian era until a year before his death in 1977, and encompassed both adulation and controversy.