Great Paintings Of The World With Andrew Marr

Series 2
50:00

Series 2, Episode 4 - Weeping Woman

3.0 9 x
Andrew takes a close look at a Pablo Picasso painting entitled "Weeping Woman," and he shares details about how the art was inspired by a war crime and reflects Picasso's complicated relationship with the women who inspired him.
1:00:00

Series 2, Episode 4 - Weeping Woman

4.0 13 x
Andrew takes a close look at a Pablo Picasso painting entitled "Weeping Woman," and he shares details about how the art was inspired by a war crime and reflects Picasso's complicated relationship with the women who inspired him.
1:00:00

Series 2, Episode 3 - The Night Watch

3.0 20 x
Andrew travels to Amsterdam to learn details and insights about The Night Watch by Rembrandt van Rijn, including how the young artist was desperate to find fame and fortune and how he ended up being buried in a pauper's grave.
1:00:00

Series 2, Episode 2 - The Hay Wain

4.0 19 x
Andrew explores the more chaotic aspects of a seemingly idyllic piece of work from artist John Constable known as "The Hay Wain," which leads Andrew to discuss how a slice of British scenery can inspire a French revolution in Impressionism.
1:00:00

Series 2, Episode 1 - Water Lilies

3.5 14 x
The story behind the first and perhaps most influential art installation ever created. Andrew Marr travels to Paris to explore the remarkable story of Water Lilies by Claude Monet, a cycle of massive flower paintings that move him almost beyond measure.
Series 1
1:00:00

Series 1, Episode 2 - Sunflowers by Vincent van Gogh

4.7 28 x
Andrew tells the story behind the National Gallery's treasured Sunflowers, and the troubled genius behind its creation, Vincent Van Gogh.
1:00:00

Series 1, Episode 1 - Mona Lisa by Leonardo da Vinci

3.0 31 x
Andrew Marr tells the stories behind ten of the greatest paintings. Andrew tells the story of the portrait that attracts eight million onlookers every year, the Mona Lisa.
50:00

The Fighting Temeraire by JMW Turner

4.8 317 x
Andrew tells the story behind The Fighting Temeraire, JMW Turner's masterpiece, once voted to be the nation's favourite painting.
1:00:00

Episode 2

3.3 167 x
Andrew tells the story behind the National Gallery's treasured Sunflowers, and the troubled genius behind its creation, Vincent Van Gogh.
1:00:00

Episode 1

3.8 206 x
Andrew Marr tells the stories behind ten of the greatest paintings. Andrew tells the story of the portrait that attracts eight million onlookers every year, the Mona Lisa.
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