• Short Summary

    Opening in Copenhagen, Denmark, Nov 26, is an unusual exhibition of pictures made from bird feathers and glue.

  • Description

    Opening in Copenhagen, Denmark, Nov 26, is an unusual exhibition of pictures made from bird feathers and glue. The artist is Danish Countess Helgar Knuth.

    Every day, her postbag is laden with letters from many parts of the world containing bird feathers, some rare, some exotic. With the aid of glue and her expert eye and steady hand, she reconstructs again birds from the feathers.

    She is exhibiting about 100 of these pictures, some with high price tags. Not all the feathers she uses come by post - friends deliver whole birds - pigeons, ducks - that first need plucking ...

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA84D8FSD89VDHJI7V5261ZNLJZ
    Media URN:
    VLVA84D8FSD89VDHJI7V5261ZNLJZ
    Group:
    Reuters - Incuding Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    23/11/1960
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:11:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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