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Why John Singer Sargent was in demand

Duration: 04:48

Waldemar Januszczak visits portrait painter, John Singer Sargent's former home and studio in Chelsea and explores why the artist was in such demand from high society, especially Edwardian London's equivalent of today's "It" girls

Available since: Wed 13 Jun 2007


Waldemar Januszczak
John Barber
Julian Barrow
Waldemar Januszczak
Mike Lerner

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Sickert v Sargent

Art critic Waldemar Januszczak profiles Walter Sickert and John Singer Sargent.

First broadcast: 21 May 2007

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