• Short Summary

    One of the biggest collections of Spanish art - first released for overseas showing by the Spanish Government since General Franco assumed power - is to be formally opened Doc 12 by the King and Queen of Sweden in Stockholm's Royal National Museum.

  • Description

    1.
    SV Painting from crate.
    0.07

    2.
    SCU Of above, positioning on wall.
    0.11

    3.
    SV Painting.
    0.16

    4.
    SV Wamberg looks at above painting.
    0.20

    5.
    CU Ditto.
    0.24

    6.
    SV 'Letrida' by Iglesia de Scorpe.
    0.27

    7.
    CU PAN..of above.
    0.35

    8.
    SV Men hanging painting of Francesio Zurbanan.
    0.39

    9.
    SCU Of above.
    0.43

    10.
    CU Of above.
    0.47

    11.
    SV Painting of a Spanish Count being hung.
    0.51

    12.
    SV El Greco painting being hung.
    0.51

    13.
    CU Head of portion of painting
    0.59

    14.
    CU Head and shoulders: another detail of above painting.
    1.03

    15.
    SCU Above painting, pan down to hands and book.
    1.15

    16.
    SV Spanish illuminated manuscript.
    1.23

    17.
    CU Turning pages of manuscript.
    1.28

    18.
    SCU Ditto.
    1.32



    Initials S-D/S/AHS/PB



    Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved

    Background: One of the biggest collections of Spanish art - first released for overseas showing by the Spanish Government since General Franco assumed power - is to be formally opened Doc 12 by the King and Queen of Sweden in Stockholm's Royal National Museum.

    Among the artists represented are Goya: El Greco (The Apostles Peter and Paul): De Scorpe (Letrida): Zurbanan (San Marina).

    The unpacking and hanging was supervised by Dr. Wamberg of the National Museum.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA2YWZDYHBIPB9D21YMOVJX2XOS
    Media URN:
    VLVA2YWZDYHBIPB9D21YMOVJX2XOS
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    23/11/1959
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:33:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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