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    Upside down painting. Part of ART AND ARTISTS issue.

    Dunstable, Bedfordshire.

    Mr Edwin Aldous is artist who sees and paints upside down (like a camera lens). Various shots of Mr A. working on water colour landscape painting. Various shots of his previous work - filmed upside down and then turned the right way up. We see Mr. A. painting a portrait of a Spaniel dog held by a woman. Painting is upside down.

    Mr A is an ex-serviceman who discovered he saw the world upside down after being in hospital at end of World War One.

    Note: Mr A features is several other NSPs: in 1939 in item titled UPSIDE DOWN ARTIST (film id 1278.22) and in 1941 in PAPER ARTIST (film id 1310.15). AH 2001.

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    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    15/07/1937
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    42020
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    1240.26
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:10:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:31:01:00 / 01:32:11:00
    Canister:
    NSP 68
    Sort Number:
    NSP 068
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    Categories
    Lifestyle & Culture Entertainment & Humour
  • Stills

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

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