• Short Summary

    73-year-old Tsugoujl Foujite - well-known artist of the inter-war years - was filmed recently in his French studio.

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    73-year-old Tsugoujl Foujite - well-known artist of the inter-war years - was filmed recently in his French studio. He recently became a convert from Buddhism to Roman Catholicism - his wife also being converted - and both were baptised in Reims Cathedral October 14 (see Prod. No. 6833B/59).

    Foujita and his wife Kimiyo are of japanese origin. He is at present working on an illustration of the Apocalypse. After baptism he took the name of Leonard, - being a great admirer of Leonardo da Vinci, - and his wife the Christian name Marie.

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    Film ID:
    VLVAC4XN41MGJ8XZHN0TGJ87E0MOK
    Media URN:
    VLVAC4XN41MGJ8XZHN0TGJ87E0MOK
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    16/10/1959
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:39:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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