• Short Summary

    15 year old Paul Riley sees his painting 'Water Lane' hung in the Royal Academy. London.

  • Description

    Item title reads - Some are hung.

    Royal Academy, London.

    M/S exterior of the academy. Various shots as a man chats to 15 year old Paul Riley, the youngest exhibitor for 145 years, and his father Cecil. M/S interior of the Academy, camera pans across paintings. M/S Ernest Pullee varnishing his painting 'Landscape with Clay Mines'. M/S's Paul Wyeth varnishing his work 'Concert at Chelsea Arts Club'. M/S Estcourt Clack working on his sculpture of a woman 'Eve', camera pans down it.

    L/S David Thomas working on 'View from St. Bride's', C/U of his hand and brush on the painting. Camera pans down paintings to Paul and his father looking at them. M/S of Paul's painting 'Water Lane'. M/S Ruskin Speer smiling as he walks along. Various shots as he puts finishing touches to a painting of Princess Margaret entitled 'Night Train to Balmoral', which was rejected by the Academy. C/U of the painting.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1678.11
    Media URN:
    52583
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    02/05/1960
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:27:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:15:06:00 / 01:16:33:00
    Canister:
    60/36

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