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Robert Laurent home movies [motion picture], 1933-1938

Laurent, Robert, 1890-1970

Art teacher, Etcher, Author, Sculptor


Collection Information

Size: 1 Item, film reel (36 min.), si., b&w, 16 mm.

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.

How to Use This Collection

Alternative Forms Available

Also available as digital video file

How to Cite This Collection

Robert Laurent home movies [motion picture], 1933-1938. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.