Sculptor Mari Andriessen 70 years old
Week number 67-50
Newsreels in which Dutch subjects of a certain week are presented.
Sculptor Mari Andriessen is now 70 years old. An honourary exhibition has been put up in the Vleeshal (Meat hall) in Haarlem, with a.o. the statues of composer Alphons Diepenbrock, a man in front og the firing squad, the flood of Walcheren and queen Wilhelmina. Andriessen receives several gifts at the exhibition and children of his brother, composer Hendrik Andriessen, play music. Also Andriessen at work in his studio. With the statues De Dokwerker (The Dock worker) in Amsterdam, De treurende weduwe (The grieving widow) in Putten, P.C. Lely at the Afsluitdijk (Enclosure dam) and the war monument in the city park of Enschede.
- Polygoon-Profilti (producer) / Netherlands Institute for Sound and Vision (curator)
- Publication date:
- 2 December 1967