Half-length portrait of a seated male holding a pipe, and resting his elbow on a table. An olive green curtain forms the background. The work is housed in an ornate, gilt swept, wooden frame, and covered by a sheet of acrylic glass. Artist is Paul Fitzgerald. A plaque below the image is inscribed 'Sir Albert Chadwick C.M.G. M.S.M/ PRESIDENT 1965-1979/ Artist: Paul Fitzgerald. Chadwick played football for Melbourne Football Club from 1920 to 1928 and was Captain-Coach of the 1926 Premiership Team. He was an MCC Committee member in 1941, and Vice-President in 1957, before becoming President of the Club in 1979.
1 - Painting: H: 1200 W: 1005 D: 65mm (H: 47 1/4 W: 39 9/16 D: 2 9/16")
Bert Chadwick; 15 Nov 1897; 27 Oct 1983
Jarman the Picture Framer; 1879
Melbourne Cricket Club; 1838