• Short Summary

    A PRICELESS COLLECTION OF POLISH ART TREASURES ARRIVED SAFELY IN LONDON TODAY (3 DEC.) BY LORRY FOR AN EXHIBITION ENTITLED "1,000 YEARS OF ART IN POLAND".

  • Description

    A PRICELESS COLLECTION OF POLISH ART TREASURES ARRIVED SAFELY IN LONDON TODAY (3 DEC.) BY LORRY FOR AN EXHIBITION ENTITLED "1,000 YEARS OF ART IN POLAND".

    THE TREASURES, WHICH REPRESENT A LARGE SLICE OF POLAND'S NATIONAL HERITAGE FROM THE 11TH TO THE 20TH CENTURIES, GO ON SHOW FROM JANUARY 3 TO MARCH 1, 1970, AT THE ROYAL ACADEMY OF ARTS. THEY INCLUDE MEDIEVAL SCULPTURE, 16TH AND 17TH CENTURIES TAPESTRIES, 18TH, 19TH AND 20TH CENTURY PAINTINGS. THERE ARE ALSO MANY PIECES OF FURNITURE, GLASS, AND PORCELAINE.

    ELABORATE SECURITY PRECAUTIONS WERE TAKEN ON THE ROUTE BETWEEN WARSAW AND LONDON AND THE LORRIES ARRIVED AT THE ACADEMY AT FOUR O'CLOCK IN THE MORNING.

    MR S.C. HUTCHISON, SECRETARY OF THE ACADEMY, LATER SUPERVISED THE UNLOADING OF THE EXHIBITION.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA7IUGIWH0XTFIYRZRT2TSL2D9M
    Media URN:
    VLVA7IUGIWH0XTFIYRZRT2TSL2D9M
    Group:
    Reuters - Incuding Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    03/12/1969
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:00:58:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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