• Short Summary

    Albert Perry, world's most rejected artist breaks one of his sculptures.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "ART MASTERPIECE LOST".

    London.

    Sculptor Albert Perry stepping out of taxi with sculpture, on a pole, plaster model of Skyman (head of one-eyed airman) which he is taking to the Royal Academy. Back view of press taking pictures of Perry holding sculpture. Close up shot of Mr Perry, pan to Close up shot of the sculpture. People erecting sculpture on a tall pole, pan up to sculpture on top of pole. Towards and pan, Mr Perry walking with sculpture and poles under his arm. Close up shot of Mr Perry picking up broken sculpture from ground and sorts pieces out. Pan, Perry walks away looking sad carrying sculpture and poles. Mr Perry, the most rejected artist in the world, suffers yet another set back.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1426.03
    Media URN:
    46486
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    08/04/1948
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:03:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:02:28:00 / 01:03:31:00
    Canister:
    48/29

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