Charlie Chaplin


'MANDATORY MENTION OF THE ARTIST UPON PUBLICATION' Preparations... News PhotoArtist,Arts Culture and Entertainment,Auction,California,Celebrities,Charlie Chaplin,Group Of Objects,Hammer,Hat,Hollywood - California,Horizontal,John Lennon,Naked,Preparation,Press Preview,Souvenir,USA,Weekend Activities,Yoko OnoPhotographer Collection: AFP 2012 AFP'MANDATORY MENTION OF THE ARTIST UPON PUBLICATION' Preparations continue as items are placed on display during a press preview at auction house Bonham's in Hollywood, California, on November 15, 2012, where Charlie Chaplin's iconic bowler hat and cane are to go under the hammer in this weekend as part of an auction which also includes the John Lennon nude drawing of himself and Yoko Ono, part of the Lennon lot estomated between $18,000 and $22,000 , among memorabilia from other artists. The hat and cane trademark of Chaplin's Little Tramp character are in 'remarkable condition' and are estimated to go for between $40,000 and $60,000 at the sale by auction house Bonhams on Sunday November 18. AFP PHOTO / Frederic J. BROWN == RESTRICTED TO EDITORIAL USE, MANDATORY MENTION OF THE ARTIST UPON PUBLICATION, TO ILLUSTRATE THE EVENT AS SPECIFIED IN THE CAPTION == (Photo credit should read FREDERIC J. BROWN/AFP/Getty Images)