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1/4 The Golden Age (Ep2) - The Secret History Of British Art Collections

Category: Education
Duration: 00:15:01
First broadcast: 24 Jul 2013.
Episode 2/3 The Golden Age.
With Britain's country houses being home to world-class art collections full of priceless old masters and more, this three-part series sees art historian Helen Rosslyn tells the story of how great art has been brought to Britain by passionate collectors and how these same have also turned patron and commissioned work from the cream of their contemporary crop of painters.