• Short Summary

    An Australian artist does work in the style of the Aboriginal tradition.

  • Description

    Unissued / Unused material -

    Title reads: "Murals and Mosaics. Art Fit For An 'Empress'.". Australian voiceovered newsreel material.

    Sydney, Australia.

    VS Australian artist Byron Mansel in his studio at work on the canvas, he specialises in aboriginal-style paintings. VS Byron Mansel believes in authentic methods for his paintings, he collects sap from trees and mixes his own pigments of different colours. VS In the studio again working on other commissions, one he has to do for the liner ship 'Empress of Australia'. His aboriginal art is very popular.

    (Comb.F.G.) Old record suggests that material dates from around 01/09/1964.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    3113.22
    Media URN:
    87880
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    1946
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:13:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:58:30:00 / 02:00:43:00
    Canister:
    UN 3952 D

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