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    Paris in London - art school.

    Kennington, London.

    M/S of a blitzed building. M/S of the City and Guilds art school in Kennington. Interior shots of the young people studying calligraphy. A boy lifts up a bit of stone from the ruins of a building outside and and brings it in for the sculptors to use. A young woman starts chiselling the piece, she is working on redesigning buildings for when they are rebuilt after the war. Another female artist copies a statue of a woman. Various shots of more stone studies. Various shots of students painting a naked young woman in life drawing class (she is modestly covered by their canvases!) An artist paints a portrait of himself via a mirror. C/U of the finished painting.

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  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    01/12/1941
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    49532
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    1538.17
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:30:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:31:39:00 / 01:33:09:00
    Canister:
    NSP 296
    Sort Number:
    NSP 296
  • Appears in...

    Categories
    Lifestyle & Culture War & Revolution
    WorkSpaces
    Beauty Drawing & Art Typography
  • Stills

    0:01 0:02 0:03 0:04

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