• Short Summary

    New methods of painting are demonstrated in Soho and Paris.

  • Description

    Art News. Soho, London and Paris, France.

    M/S William Morris painting camera pans to group playing. M/S Morris putting paint on roller. C/U Morris as he whips the roller across board on which he is painting. C/U Types looking on. C/U Morris pan down to show him squeezing paint from tube onto roller. C/U Morris as he listens to the music. C/U As he rolls painting into the board. C/U Morris. C/U He hands squeezing paint from the wrong end of a tube in a circle on a fresh board. C/U Two girls watching. C/U As Morris whips the roller round in a circle.

    Paris. M/S Men fencing. C/U Man's (artist James Darnel) feet as he fences. C/U Another man's feet pan up to show this man wearing a white canvas in front of his body as the other Canvas with his foil. C/U The Canvas as more paint is applied with the foil. Pan up the fencing masters head. C/U The Fencing master's head as the foil comes into picture and smears paint on his neck guard. C/U Darnel as he puts paint on his foil from the palette he is carrying. M/S As Darnel puts the finishing touches to a painting. C/U Darnel taking off his visor. M/S Darnel walks towards the fencing master who removes the Canvas from his body and both stand and admire it.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1718.04
    Media URN:
    53334
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    03/04/1961
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:20:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:02:46:00 / 01:04:06:00
    Canister:
    61/27

Comments (1)

  1. jamied says

    "(artist James Darnel)" should read Jacques Darnel.

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