Abbey Art Centre 1952

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    Abbey Art Centre.

    New Barnet, London.

    M/S as artist Donald Fisher approaches the Abbey Art Centre and Museum, C/U of its sign. He enters the building which used to be an old tithe barn. M/S of Peter King chipping away at a block of stone, M/S of other sculptures. M/S of the museum section. Lucia Ellwart walks in and a man hands her a 1200 year old vase. She sits at treadle machine and sets up clay to copy the jug. C/U feet treadling. C/U of her hands moulding the jug. M/S of 3 year old Jane in playpen, her father Alan Davie comes in and strokes her hand then goes and sits down at his workbench. Various shots as he makes jewellery, M/S of his collection. Various shots of Stan Halpern painting. Various shots as Lucia sculpts the head of Lisa Rosenbaum in clay. C/U of Lisa. L/S as they sit around the dining table and eat tea, various good shots.

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    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    01/09/1952
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    45340
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    1387.08
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:40:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:18:32:00 / 01:20:12:00
    Canister:
    NP 416
    Sort Number:
    NP 416
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