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Looking at Women

Duration: 02:41

John Berger uses various versions of Susannah & the Elders and the Judgement of Paris to illustrate how man's desire paints the nude then blames this on the vanity of the woman.

Available since: Wed 29 Oct 2008


John Berger

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Ways of Seeing Episode 2

2/4 John Berger examines the portrayal of the female nude in the tradition of European art.

First broadcast: 29 Sep 2008

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