Sunday, October 23, 2016

Recently discovered photo of Chaplin's mother

This newly found photo of Hannah in a stage costume was first published last year in Taschen's Charlie Chaplin Archives book. Date given is c.1885.

www.photo.charliechaplin.com



3 comments:

  1. Oh My Gosh Wow! The other day I was thinking if other photographs of Hannah exist. My what a pretty picture of her. I've been meaning to get my hands on the archive book, I definitely will now!

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    1. Sadly there aren't too many new photos in the Archives book, at least for longtime fans. Besides this photo of Hannah, the only other new photo (to me) was a very sweet candid shot of Charlie and Edna on the set of "Work." Even though most of the photos in the book were pretty familiar I have not seen them so beautifully reproduced, and so clear. I was able to see details I had not noticed before. There is also plenty of archival material that will be new as well.

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  2. OMG she's gorgeous! Who knew? Thank you Hannah for giving us your son!

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