• Short Summary

    Old wallpaper stripped from a cottage wall reveals priceless paintings.

  • Description

    Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire.

    LV Of the cottage where the paintings have been found. LV. Interior, Mr Arthur Lindley pulling down wallpaper from the painted wall. It falls to the ground revealing the wall paintings. CU. Pan up of paintings of panel of baptism of god. CU. Panel of Christ in majesty, it starts to light up to show the mutilation of the plaster by a pike. CU. Hands showing thickness of wallpaper dating back 170 years (6 layers being turned over in the hands). SV Mr Lindley pointing to the mutilation on the paintings.

    (Orig,Neg,) (Title C)

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    619.13
    Media URN:
    32405
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    03/12/1956
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:34:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:16:32:00 / 01:17:06:00
    Canister:
    56/97

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