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William Hogarth

Duration: 03:12

Andrew Graham Dixon on William Hogarth. Although he tried to indulge in European history style paintings his real talents lay in realism, satire and portraying the seamier side of contemporary life

Available since: Tue 21 Jun 2011

Credits

Presenter
Andrew Graham-Dixon
Producer
John Hay
Executive Producer
Kim Thomas
Director
John Hay

This clip is from

The Battle for British Art

Andrew Graham-Dixon chronicles British art in the 18th century.

First broadcast: 22 Jun 2006

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