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Summer Season presents A Venus Observed

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We have produced a Style Guide to help editors follow a standard format when editing a listing. If you are unsure how best to edit this programme please take a moment to read it.
The Toilet of Venus by Velazquez, better known as the Rokeby Venus , is at first sight the most simple and obvious of paintings, on closer investigation it proves to be full of puzzling mysteries. Those who observe Venus in this film include an anatomist, a suffragette, the managing director of the Playboy Club, an art critic, an artist, the Keeper of the National Gallery; and people living in the Yorkshire hamlet from which she gets her name.
Editor MARTIN CRUMP
Written and produced by LORNA PEGRAM

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Unknown: Rokeby Venus
Editor: Martin Crump
Produced By: Lorna Pegram

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Summer Season presents A Venus Observed

BBC Two England, 13 July 1971 20.00






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