• Short Summary

    Artist Dorothy Jones disguises cracks and flaws in walls by painting pictures over them.

  • Description

    Crack artist.

    Littlehampton, West Sussex.

    C/U flaws in a wall. M/S as artist Dorothy Jones walks in and inspects the cracks. C/U as she strips off the broken pieces. C/U plaster falling on floor. M/S as she takes her painting materials over and starts to paint a portrait over it. C/U brush in palette. M/S figure taking shape under brush. M/S Dorothy painting. Various shots of another painting on a wall. M/S as she puts finishing touches to picture of girl in garden, which has disguised the cracks, and starts to sweep up plaster.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1389.14
    Media URN:
    45404
    Group:
    New pictorials
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    22/12/1952
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:14:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:25:45:00 / 01:26:59:00
    Canister:
    NP 432

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