Artist Charles Mahoney: Self Portrait, late 1950s

Artist Charles Mahoney (1903-1968): Self Portrait, late 1950s

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Charles Mahoney (1903-1968):
Self Portrait, late 1950's
Unmounted (ref: 9761)

Charcoal, highlights in white chalk


19 x 12.7 in. (48.2 x 32.3 cm)

See all works by Charles Mahoney chalk charcoal illustration leisure life drawing men portraits 1.Master Drawings 1.PORTRAIT OF AN ARTIST



Provenance: The Artist's Studio

Tirzah Garwood records  several amusing anecdotes recounted about Mahoney in Long Live Great Bardfield, (Fleece Press):

Charlie had a glass eye but I thought that on the whole it improved his appearance, giving an interesting and piratical look to a face that as nature intended it, might have belonged to a Sunday School superintendent or a postman' p. 100-101

Charles Mahoney at Pevensey, circa 1958