Civilisation episode 8 – The Light of Experience
Civilisation episode 8 - The Light of Experience
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Civilisation episode 8 – The Light of Experience

Civilisation episode 8 - The Light of Experience: Kenneth Clark's story takes him from the Holland of Rembrandt and Vermeer to the London of Wren, Purcell and the Royal Society.     Kenneth Clark's classic 1969 series tracing the history of Western art…

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Johannes Vermeer, Beyond Time
Johannes Vermeer
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Johannes Vermeer, Beyond Time

Plunge into Johannes Vermeer world and rediscover this enigmatic master. One of the best known yet most mysterious painters of all time, he astonishingly ended up in oblivion. His work, reflecting everyday life in the 17th Century, has gained international recognition, despite only…

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Great Art: Vermeer
Vermeer
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Great Art: Vermeer

Girl with a Pearl Earring' by Johannes Vermeer is one of the most enduring paintings in the history of art, but despite its popularity, the painting itself is surrounded by mystery. Who was this girl, why and how was it painted, and why…

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