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Sister Wendy's story of painting

Author: Wendy Beckett; David Willcock; British Broadcasting Corporation,; ABC-TV (Australia)
Publisher: [1997].
Edition/Format:   DVD video : PAL color broadcast system : English
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Sister Wendy Beckett's love of art takes her on a tour of some of continental Europe's cities of art. Sister Wendy delights in the opportunity to see in reality great works of art she had previously seen only in books but but her aim is always to choose art she could share with people at home. She finally ends up in New York which first came to prominence as a centre for art in the 1940s.
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Genre/Form: History
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Wendy Beckett; David Willcock; British Broadcasting Corporation,; ABC-TV (Australia)
OCLC Number: 907698237
Notes: Recorded off-air from ABC-TV commencing 3 August and finishing 9 November 1997. Copied to DVD 17-18 November 2014.
BBC production in association with WGBH/Boston, copyright 1996.
Description: 10 DVD (each 30 min..) : sound, colour ; 12 cm.
Contents: v. 1. Mists of time --
v. 2. Hero steps forth --
v. 3. Age of genius v. 4. Two sides of the Alps --
v. 5. Passionn and ecstasy --
v. 6. Three golden ages --
v. 7. Revolution --
v. 8. Impressions of light --
v. 9. New pair of eyes --
v. 10. Never-ending story.
Responsibility: written and presented by Sister Wendy Beckett ; series producer, David Willcock.

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Sister Wendy Beckett's love of art takes her on a tour of some of continental Europe's cities of art. Sister Wendy delights in the opportunity to see in reality great works of art she had previously seen only in books but but her aim is always to choose art she could share with people at home. She finally ends up in New York which first came to prominence as a centre for art in the 1940s.

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