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The Threshold of Liberty

The Shock of the New Episode 5 of 8

Robert Hughes's classic series about art in the twentieth century continues by looking at the avant-garde and modernism in the century of change. Hughes gets innocent and irrational as he examines the surrealists and their attempts to make art without restrictions. Features artists such as Di Chirico, Ernst, Miro and Dali.

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1 hour

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Mon 24 Sep 2012 23:00

Credits

Role Contributor
PresenterRobert Hughes
ProducerLorna Pegram

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