Renaissance Episode guide

  1. The End of the Renaissance?

    6/6 Andrew Graham-Dixon concludes the series by asking how the Renaissance came to an end.

    First broadcast: 23 Dec 1999

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  2. Light and Liberty

    5/6 Andrew Graham-Dixon visits Venice, home to great painters of light and colour.

    First broadcast: 19 Dec 1999

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  3. Apocalypse

    4/6 Andrew Graham-Dixon examines the millennial anxiety of 1499.

    First broadcast: 12 Dec 1999

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  4. Journey of the Magus

    3/6 Andrew Graham-Dixon explores the 15th century princely courts of Italy.

    First broadcast: 05 Dec 1999

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  5. The Pure Radiance of the Past

    2/6 Andrew Graham-Dixon examines Florence's claim to be the cradle of the Renaissance.

    First broadcast: 28 Nov 1999

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  6. Body and Soul

    1/6 Andrew Graham-Dixon embarks on a quest to find the origins of the Renaissance.

    First broadcast: 21 Nov 1999

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