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The Private Life Of A Masterpiece : The Complete Seasons 1-5 (2008, original release: 2008)

Call Number DVD/750.7/PRIVATE

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Nonfiction DVDsDVD/750.7/PRIVATEAvailable
Published: London : BBC Worldwide, [2008] ©2008
Edition:  Full/Widescreen
Description:  7 videodiscs (approximately 1,078 min.) : sound, color with black and white sequences ; 4 3/4 in
ISBN/ISSN: 1419857967 (set), 9781419857966 (set), 6311783886 :,
Language:  English

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Going beyond the Who, When, and Where of great art to address the all-important Why, this remarkable series firmly sets each of ten of the world's greatest masterpieces within the vibrant context of its times. A good deal of How is included as well, as X-ray analysis and 3-D reconstructions expand on the narratives--and solve long-unexplained riddles--by revealing details that could not otherwise be seen. And behind it all is valuable commentary by leading art historians, artists, art critics

DVD, region 1; 16x9 enhanced & 4x3; stereo; NTSC

English with English subtitles

Renaissance masterpieces -- Seventeenth century masters -- Masterpieces 1800 to 1850 -- Masterpieces 1851 to 1900 -- Impressionism and the Post Impressionists -- Masterpieces of the twentieth century -- Masterpieces of sculpture [disc 1] [disc 2] [disc 3] [disc 4] [disc 5] [disc 6] [disc 7] Related Searches:
Masterpiece, Artistic.
Art and society.
Art criticism -- History.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Documentary films.
Added--20080411 advd

Additional Credits:
Davies, Russell.
BBC Worldwide Ltd.
Fulmar (Firm)
2 Entertain (Firm)

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