• 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.

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  2. glasgowgirl says

    The Leicester Galleries is definitely the location of this clip.

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