• Short Summary

    Tiny paintings by miniature artist Charles Gunner.

  • Description

    Titles read: 'Marvels in MINIATURE'.

    Egham, Surrey.

    Various shots of miniaturist Charles Gunner at work on a tiny picture. We see C/Us of several miniature pieces of work by this artist - The Lord's Prayer written out 23 times in the space of a threepenny bit and King George V's Christmas broadcast speech within the circumference of a sixpence.

    Then we see some tiny silhouettes on ivory that are the size of a matchhead. C/U of detail of a portrait with a pinhead held beside it. C/U of a tiny painting of Windsor Castle that is 3/8 of an inch by 1/4 of an inch.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1656.16
    Media URN:
    52314
    Group:
    Pathe sound pictorials
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    27/02/1936
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:10:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:31:13:00 / 01:32:23:00
    Canister:
    PSP 934

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