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TAC International Film and Video Festival Treasures of the Fitzwilliam Museum

 

 

13th Century Gothic Manuscript Painting: “Two Women at a Café”

 

 

The Fitzwilliam Museum is part of Cambridge University and houses a world-class collection of art and antiquities. In this film we uncover the secrets of four of its most precious objects: Titian’s great, late masterpiece, Tarquin and Lucretia; the 3000-year old coffins of an Egyptian temple official; a rare 13th Century Gothic manuscript that once belonged to the sister of Louis IX of France; and the haunting impressionist masterpiece Two Women at a Café, by Degas. Still images courtesy of and copyrighted by the Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge University.

 

 

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Length: 26 min.
Country: UK
Language: English
Producer: Eye to Eye Television
Producer website: www.eyetoeyetv.co.uk
Distributor: Journeyman Pictures
Distributor Web site:
www.journeyman.tv