• Short Summary

    Process of picture framing is shown in shop near Chelsea. London.

  • Description

    Item title reads - Framer in the picture.

    Near Chelsea, London.

    M/S exterior of cafe, a painter goes inside and shows the proprietor, Mr Tanous, his painting. He takes him through to the back of the shop where he also runs a picture framing business, they find a suitable frame for it and shake hands. Various shots of the framing process as the picture is measured and the framer given instructions. The mitre-cutting saw makes the joints and the edges are smoothed and trimmed on the shooting block. M/S as the edges of the frame are fastened together.

    Various shots as the ornate mouldings for edges and corner pieces are made in the plaster room. M/S as he holds up the finished frame. It is then lacquered and sprayed with gilt. Mr Tanous fits the painting in the frame and puts it on an easel.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1209.19
    Media URN:
    33813
    Group:
    New pictorials
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    05/03/1945
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:03:05:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:42:53:00 / 01:45:58:00
    Canister:
    NP 25

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