The opening of the 171st Exhibition at the Royal Academy draws famous guests to Burlington House.
SLATE INFORMATION: ACADEMY OPENING DRAWS CELEBRITIES
ENGLAND: London: Piccadilly: Burlington House:
Exterior shot of Burlington House with cars outside
Interior shot of Burlington House as Miss Hudson touches up mural 'Procession of the Shipwrights'
Close up A. K. Lawrence (Painter and artist) touching up mural
Wide shot Lawrence working on painting
David Jagger (Portrait painter) standing in gallery smoking cigarette PAN to painting 'Symphony in White'
Close up painting 'Symphony in White'
Close up Dame Laura Knight (Impressionist painter) touching up work
Loris Rey (Sculptor) dusting nude statue 'Fountain Head'
Close up 'Fountain Head' statue PAN to Rey dusting
Eric Gill (Artist) in monk-like robes looking at League of Nations Carving
Shot of League of Nations Carving
Close up Gill PAN to carving
Cars outside Burlington House
H. G. Wells (Author) arriving at exhibition with wife
Close up Wells
Close up Pauline Baynes (Book Illustrator)
Margot Asquith (Countess of Oxford and Asquith) out of car
Close up Asquith
View of press taking photographs
Anne Chamberlain (Wife of Prime Minister Neville Chamberlain) and Valerie Coles
Side shot William Morris, 1st Viscount Nuffield (Motor manufacturer and philanthropist) in bowler hat
Close up Frances Day (American actress)
GVs people looking at pictures
Shot of 'Queen Mary' portrait, painted by Simon Elwes
Long view painting 'G. Page, minder of taxi-rank' by George Belcher
Long view 'Steve Donoghue going out to Derby' painting by Alfred Munnings
Long view 'Neville Chamberlain' painting by James Gunn
Close up 'Neville Chamberlain' painting
Back view Lord and Lady Simon of Wythenshawe being photographed
Lord and Lady Simon of Wythenshawe pose on steps of Academy and walk off
Art and Artists; Personalities - Miscellaneous; Exhibitions; Great Britain
Background: The opening of the 171st Exhibition at the Royal Academy draws famous guests to Burlington House.