• Short Summary

    Great item about young ladies getting tattoos, some have permanent lip colour or eyebrows, another has a Chinese dragon tattooed on her thigh.

  • Description

    Item title reads - Painting the Lily! Location unknown.

    George Burchett (?) tattoos eyebrows on a young woman, C/U as he finishes them off. C/U as he tattoos permanent colour onto her lips. M/S as she smiles when it is finished. M/S of the ink machine. M/S of a lady lying on a bed having a big Chinese Dragon tattooed on her thigh. C/U of her face, she smiles. Various shots of George working on the dragon. Various shots as the girl shows it off afterwards. C/U of her face.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1128.27
    Media URN:
    39272
    Group:
    Pathetones
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    04/02/1936
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:12:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:56:20:00 / 01:57:32:00
    Canister:
    PT 306

Comments (1)

  1. jamied says

    "George Burchett (?)" - yes, that's George Burchett.

    A short biography of him can be found here....

    http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Geor
    ge_Burchett

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