Motion Picture FilmRobert Laurent home movies
Laurent, Robert, b. 1890 d. 1970
Sculptor, Art teacher, Author, Etcher
Active in Me.; N.Y.
Collection size: 1 videocassette (VHS) (36 min.) : si., b&w ; 1/2 in.
Format: Transferred from 16mm motion picture film.
Collection Summary: Footage of Laurent at work in his Brooklyn studio, of Fairmont Park, Pennsylvania, of family members in Brittany, of Gaspe, of Woodstock, New York including Arnold Blanche, Carl Walters, Emil Ganso, Ernest Fiene, Stefan Hirsch, Rudy Dirks, and others. Also contains Charlie Chaplin and Felix the Cat excerpts and scenes from a cocktail party in Ogunquit, Maine (given by Ker Fravaal) with Ogunquit artists and cartoonists.
Biographical/Historical Note: Sculptor and teacher; Brooklyn, N.Y. and Ogunquit, Me.
Donated 1983 by Mary Leigh-Smart.
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