• Short Summary

    Embroidery designs seen at an exhibition of needlework past and present.

  • Description

    Titles read: "Needlework de luxe".

    Location of events unknown.

    C/U of a poster advertising an exhibition of 'Needlework Past and Present'. Several shots of women sewing by hand. Designer Duncan Grant (?) sketches out an embroidery design. Shots of women working on embroidery. Four women hold up an embroidered blanket with raised features. A woman works on a tapestry.

    C/Us of modern tapestries and embroidery, some very intricate. Commentator tells us "the Prince of Wales heads a list of distinguished men who choose needlework as an interesting and useful hobby".

    Note: female commentator.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1626.13
    Media URN:
    51861
    Group:
    Pathe sound pictorials
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    15/03/1934
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:51:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:21:09:00 / 01:23:00:00
    Canister:
    PSP 832

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