• Short Summary

    Friends and relatives of Sir Winston Churchill attend private view of his paintings.

  • Description

    Titles read: "ROYAL ACADEMY - WINSTON HAS ONE MAN SHOW".

    London.

    General view of the French Riviera. Sir Winston Churchill is seen stepping out of a car in the South of France, smoking his cigar. M/S of Churchill sitting and smoking in the sun.

    Cut to interior shot of the Royal Academy of Arts, where people are wandering around at a private view of an exhibition of paintings by Sir Winston Churchill. Lady Clementine Churchill is seen sitting with her daughter, Diana Churchill (Mrs Duncan Sandys) and looking at the brochure.

    Various shots of a painting entitled 'Bottlescape' from 1932. Lord Bernard Montgomery and Sir Alan (AP) Herbert look at a picture of Blenheim Tapestries. C/U of the painting. Diana Churchill with an unidentified woman looking at paintings. C/U of painting entitled 'Venice 1951'. Sir Charles Wheeler, President of the Royal Academy, and Lord Crookshank look at pictures. C/U of painting called 'Rocks Near Cannes 1948'.

    Another shot of Montgomery and AP Herbert looking at pictures. C/U of painting - 'Black Swans at Chartwell'. General view of people at the exhibition.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1571.34
    Media URN:
    50451
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    12/03/1959
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:00:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:51:41:00 / 01:52:41:00
    Canister:
    59/21

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