Immersive Antiquities

Fri, 23 April 2021

Immersive Van Gogh Toronto1

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When it comes to hunting down rare antiques and art works how much is a matter of luck and how much is perspiration or inspiration? Follow the intriguing stories behind the fate planned for that legendary ocean liner, The Queen Mary, an old master painting, a Chinese bowl, a ceramic courting couple and even some some well-travelled coins. Also some remarkable new technology has a profound effect on the auction of a Van Gogh painting - it's a curly one. Is this the future of the trade in antiquities? 
Program 31, broadcast 26.4.21 and 10.5.21

Pic on previous page by Keegan Houser