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Episode 1: La Loge: Renoir

Duration: 15 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Two Northern Ireland (Analogue)Latest broadcast: on BBC Two Northern Ireland (Analogue)

Nigel Greenwood talks about Auguste Renoir's La Loge, which hangs at the Courtauld Institute Galleries, London, and compares his work with that of other French Impressionist painters.

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Episode 2: Madonna and Child: Duccio

Duration: 15 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Two Northern Ireland (Analogue)Latest broadcast: on BBC Two Northern Ireland (Analogue)

Hugh Vickers talks about Duccio's Madonna and Child, which hangs at the National Gallery in London. He compares the painting to other works by Duccio and to other religious art of the time. Show more

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Episode 3: The Lake of Annecy: Cezanne

Duration: 20 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Two Northern Ireland (Analogue)Latest broadcast: on BBC Two Northern Ireland (Analogue)

Peter Wilson talks about Paul Cezanne's style and inspirations, with reference to his painting The Lake of Annecy, which hangs at the Courtauld Institute Galleries in London.

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Episode 4: The Frescoes: Domenichino

Duration: 20 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Two Northern Ireland (Analogue)Latest broadcast: on BBC Two Northern Ireland (Analogue)

David Hockney talks about the Frescoes by Domenichino in the National Gallery, London. He explains how the border on the painting depicting Apollo killing the Cyclops affects the picture. Show more

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Episode 5: The Guitar Player: Vermeer

Duration: 20 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Two Northern Ireland (Analogue)Latest broadcast: on BBC Two Northern Ireland (Analogue)

Patrick Nuttgens talks about Jan Vermeer's The Guitar Player, considering the artist's use of light and his interest in showing people in domestic settings with musical instruments. Show more

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Episode 7: Lady Howe: Gainsborough

Duration: 20 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Two Northern Ireland (Analogue)Latest broadcast: on BBC Two Northern Ireland (Analogue)

William Thomson discusses Thomas Gainsborough's painting Lady Howe. He compares it to other works by Gainsborough and contrasts the artist's portraits and landscapes. Show more

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Episode 8: Portrait of Caroline: Giacometti

Duration: 20 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Two Northern Ireland (Analogue)Latest broadcast: on BBC Two Northern Ireland (Analogue)

Edwin Mullins shines a spotlight on Alberto Giacometti's Portrait of Caroline. He also considers Giacometti's work as a sculptor and shows how he was influenced by Egyptian art. Show more