• Short Summary

    A look at the latest sculpture by Jacob Epstein, 'Jacob and the Angel'.

  • Description

    Titles read: "EPSTEIN'S LATEST".

    Location of events unknown - London?

    Various shots of sculptor Jacob Epstein's latest work, 'Jacob and the Angel'. A man walks around the alabaster sculpture, gazing at it. Different voices on the soundtrack call out superlatives to describe it - mighty, terrific, immense and so on. No mention of where it is displayed.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1318.04
    Media URN:
    43636
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    16/02/1942
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:25:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:09:27:00 / 01:09:52:00
    Canister:
    42/14

Comments (2)

  1. jamied says

    The likely location for this clip is the Leicester Galleries in London, where the sculpture was put on show in February 1942.

  2. glasgowgirl says

    The Leicester Galleries is definitely the location of this clip.

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