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The Picture Frame - A Window on the Art World
Making History

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The Picture Frame - A Window on the Art WorldMaking History

The gilded frame appeared in the Middle Ages transforming a work of art into a picture that could be bought and sold. Historian Charlotte Guichard explains how the invention of the frame made the modern art market, and art collections, possible.

Duration :

18 min

Genre :

Documentaries and Reportage

Next broadcast on :

2021-10-02

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