• Short Summary

    A look at the Austrian tradition of making pictures from pieces of coloured wood.

  • Description

    Titles read: 'PAINTINGS IN WOOD.'

    Austria.

    C/U of a mural made of pieces of different coloured inlaid wood, according to the old Austrian tradition. Various shots show men in a workshop making pieces to add to the picture. The whole process is show, from tracing the outline, to carving, tinting and assembling.

    We see shots of finished pictures. One is of a vase of flowers, which must have taken ages to do - very intricate and delicate work.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1642.09
    Media URN:
    52104
    Group:
    Pathe sound pictorials
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    14/02/1935
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:15:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:15:55:00 / 01:17:10:00
    Canister:
    PSP 880

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