Holbein: Eye of the Tudors

Art critic Waldemar Januszczak looks at the life and work of Hans Holbein the Younger, a German artist renowned for capturing the movers and shakers of his time. Who really was Holbein? Where did he come from? And what were the dark and unsettling secrets hidden in his art? As Henry VIII's court painter, Holbein witnessed and recorded one of the most notorious eras in English history, painting most of the major characters of the age.
Aired:
Oct 10, 2018
Watch Until:
May 30, 2019