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ART MASTERPIECE LOST

Art Masterpiece Lost (1948)

Albert Perry, world's most rejected artist breaks one of his sculptures.

FATHER CHRISTMAS JOINS PRODUCTION DRIVE

Father Christmas Joins Production Drive (1948)

Toys and Christmas cards are getting ready for...

A TIMELY TOPIC!

A Timely Topic! (1934)

Great story showing some fabulous art deco clocks and watches.

FLOWERS FROM THE SEA!

Flowers From The Sea! (1935)

Mrs Harcourt-Freeman makes ornamental flowers from sea shells in her Eton...

ALL SET FOR ARTS BALL

All Set For Arts Ball (1953)

Preparations for the Chelsea Art Ball are almost completed.

DULWICH VILLAGE aka GO TO IT

Dulwich Village AKA Go To It (1940)

A look at Dulwich village near London.

ARTIST'S STREET EXHIBITION

Artist's Street Exhibition (1941)

Men and women display the paintings of Albert Perry on sandwich...

A MODEL PRESIDENT

A Model President (1946)

Sculptor Olam Nemon modelling the head of Mr Spaak, President of UNO.

MODERN ART aka SURREALISTS issue title is HELP YOURSELF

Modern Art AKA Surrealists Issue Title Is Help Yourself (1944)

Surrealist Artist Jack Bilbo at...

MODERN ARTS aka CONTEMPORARY ARTS

Modern Arts AKA Contemporary Arts (1944)

People display mixed reactions to the contemporary arts...

NEWS FLASHES - ART CONTEST

News Flashes - Art Contest (1955)

Sir Gordon Kelly awards art prizes for children.

PICASSO SEES A BULL FIGHT

Picasso Sees A Bull Fight (1955)

Pablo Picasso attends a bloodless bullfight at Vallauris, France.

SUBMARINERS VISIT WORKERS

Submariners Visit Workers (1955)

Men who sail Britain's midget submarines visit he factory where their...

POP ART'S A DUTCH TREAT

Pop Art's A Dutch Treat (1965)

Pop art creation in Rotterdam, Holland.

PICASSO EXHIBITION

Picasso Exhibition (1960)

An exhibition of Pablo Picasso's paintings on display at the Tate Gallery,...

PRESSMEN ON TEST

Pressmen On Test (1960)

Future journalists are put on test - objection to nude at opening of art...

CRANIUM GETS COLOUR

Cranium Gets Colour (1960)

Mr Linterman paints ladies hair to match the colour and pattern of their...

DUSTMAN SHOWS TRUE COLOURS

Dustman Shows True Colours (1959)

Maurice Rose is a young artist who also works as a dustman in...

£243,000 ART SALE aka PICASSO EXHIBITION

£243,000 Art Sale AKA Picasso Exhibition (1962)

Two pictures by Pablo Picasso are sold at auction...

Selected Originals - NELSON'S PORTRAIT

Selected Originals - Nelson's Portrait (1966)

Material related to newsreel story "Nelson's Portrait"...

CHIMP ARTIST

Chimp Artist (1967)

Chimpanzee Mitzi holds an exhibition of her art work. Leamington Spa, Warwickshire.

LONDON - PAINTED LADY aka BODY PAINTING

London - Painted Lady AKA Body Painting (1968)

Artist Gerry Richards demonstrates body painting on...

RIOTS

Riots (1969)

Dutch students demonstration turns to riots in Amsterdam.

CHILDREN'S ART

Children's Art (1969)

Art and sculpture exhibition of children's art, London.

BLOW-UP CAR ARTIST

Blow-Up Car Artist (1969)

Miss Trixie Kent, London stripper, blows up cars and remodels the pieces....

OPEN AIR ART SHOW

Open Air Art Show (1952)

Footage of art exhibition at Hampstead Heath, London.

OLD BAILEY

Old Bailey (1953)

Interior and exterior shots Old Bailey following recent renovations.

PAPER MOSAIC

Paper Mosaic (1953)

Schoolgirls in Chislehurst make mosaic pictures in their art class.

FINGER PAINTING

Finger Painting (1954)

We Tsai Yen demonstrated ancient Chinese art of finger painting.

PAINTING BY NUMBERS

Painting By Numbers (1954)

Girl demonstrates how to paint a scene using colours that correspond to...

ART METAL WORK

Art Metal Work (1953)

Good footage of metal art at factory in Camden Town, London.

LIVING PAINTINGS - THE FRAME - BURNHAM BEECHES

Living Paintings - The Frame - Burnham Beeches (1925)

Footage of Burnham Beeches is seen within a...

CHELSEA ARTS BALL

Chelsea Arts Ball (1939)

Footage of New Year celebrations at the Chelsea Arts Ball in London.

DEAF AND DUMB ARTIST PAINTS STRANGE MURALS

Deaf And Dumb Artist Paints Strange Murals (1940-1949)

A man who is hearing and speech impaired paints...

SLOVAK STREET CARNIVAL

Slovak Street Carnival (1947)

Art students stage a carnival wearing fancy costumes of their own making....

CREATIVE ART BY CHILDREN: SYDNEY

Creative Art By Children: Sydney (1945)

Australian newsreel item about children's art exhibition in...

ARMLESS WOMAN PAINTER aka ARMLESS GIRL PAINTER

Armless Woman Painter AKA Armless Girl Painter (1948)

Moving footage of a severely disabled woman...

COUNCIL OF EUROPE INTERNATIONAL EXHIBITION

Council Of Europe International Exhibition (1949)

Exhibition of Austrian art at Tate Gallery,...

ROCKWELL KENT'S ART EXHIBITION

Rockwell Kent's Art Exhibition (1957)

American artist Rockwell Kent holds exhibition of his paintings...

EXHIBITION OF PAINTINGS BY BREITNER

Exhibition Of Paintings By Breitner (1958)

Paintings of the artist George Breitner exhibited in...

ARTIST DAUMIER EXHIBITION IN MOSCOW

Artist Daumier Exhibition In Moscow (1958)

Exhibition of drawings and paintings by French artist...

SILHOUETTE ARTIST

Silhouette Artist (1946)

American Silhouette artist cuts profile of a person in seconds.

BRANDFORD MOSAICS IN VENICE

Brandford Mosaics In Venice (1953)

Professor Brandford lays a mosaic in Venice, Italy.

FRENCH FILM ABOUT FIRE & AUCTIONS

French Film About Fire & Auctions (1944)

Burning factory & art auction in France.

DE GASPERI AT PAINTING EXHIBITION

De Gasperi At Painting Exhibition (1951)

Exhibition of Michelangelo da Caravaggio in Milan attended...

MEDEN-SCHULE

Meden-Schule (1950-1959)

Various shots of man going through works of art, listening to Porgy and Bess record,...

UNUSUAL ART IN BADEN-BADEN

Unusual Art In Baden-Baden (1964)

Contemporary art festival in Germany features Swiss artist Jean...

 LIFE IN A BANTU VILLAGE

Life In A Bantu Village (1960)

White tourists visit traditional Bantu village in Northern Transvaal,...

ART EXHIBITION IN VENICE

Art Exhibition In Venice (1960)

Art exhibition in Venice, Italy.

 RUSSIAN ART MUSEUM

Russian Art Museum (1960)

An art gallery, showing pictures, and a man making notes from old papers and...