Grandeur and obedience; The Light of experience

United Kingdom, 1969

TV show
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Episode numbers 7 and 8 of Series “Civilisation”.
Part 7. Sir Kenneth Clarke presents Rome of the Counter-revolution - the Rome of Michelangelo and of Bernini. The Catholic Church in its fight against the Protestant North developed a new splendour symbolised by the glory of St. Peter’s. Part 8. The telescope and the microscope revealed new worlds in space and in a drop of water. The realism of Dutch painting took the observation of human character a stage further.

Credits

co-producers/directors

Peter Montagnon

Michael Gill

production company

BBC

Language

English

Duration

01:40:00:00

Colour

Colour

ACMI Identifier

36395

Subject categories

Anthropology, Ethnology, Exploration & Travel → Rome (Italy)

Crafts & Visual Arts → Art - History

Crafts & Visual Arts → Art - Netherlands

Crafts & Visual Arts → Arts - History

Crafts & Visual Arts → Bernini, Giovanni Lorenzo, 1598-1680

Crafts & Visual Arts → Michelangelo Buonarroti, 1475-1564

Documentary

Documentary → Documentary films - Great Britain

Economics, Philosophy, Politics, Religion & Sociology → Catholic Church

History → Enlightenment

History → Reformation

Mathematics, Science & Technology → Science - History

People → Bernini, Giovanni Lorenzo, 1598-1680

People → Michelangelo Buonarroti, 1475-1564

Places → Rome (Italy)

Television

Television → Television programs

Television → Television programs → Television programs - Great Britain

Television → Television series

Sound/audio

Sound

Holdings

VHS; Access Print (Section 1)

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