A tribute to the world of myth: Ovid and Holkham Hall - for iPod/iPhone

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How do the themes of classical mythology come to be refashioned through the ages? Holkham Hall in Norfolk, England, is the estate of an 18th century gentleman, Thomas Coke - a scholar of epic classical authors and avid collector of the cultural beauties of the past. This album offers an opportunity to explore his house and prolific art collection, including his lavishly illustrated manuscript of Ovid's "Metamorphoses". Ovid inspired artists rangi...Read More
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A tribute to the world of...

17 Aug 2010 | 01 min 05 secs

A tribute to the wor...

17 Aug 2010 | 01 min 05 secs

Ovid at Holkham Hall

17 Aug 2010 | 03 mins 36 secs

Ovid at Holkham Hall

17 Aug 2010 | 03 mins 36 secs

Thomas Coke of Holkham

17 Aug 2010 | 07 mins 25 secs

Thomas Coke of Holkh...

17 Aug 2010 | 07 mins 25 secs

Depictions of myth

17 Aug 2010 | 07 mins 02 secs

Depictions of myth

17 Aug 2010 | 07 mins 02 secs

Ovid's 'Metamorphoses'

17 Aug 2010 | 08 mins 32 secs

Ovid's 'Metamorphose...

17 Aug 2010 | 08 mins 32 secs

A330: Myth in the Greek a...

17 Aug 2010 | 05 mins 42 secs

A330: Myth in the Gr...

17 Aug 2010 | 05 mins 42 secs

Exploring myth at Holkham...

17 Aug 2010 | 06 mins 11 secs

Exploring myth at Ho...

17 Aug 2010 | 06 mins 11 secs

Why study myth?

17 Aug 2010 | 03 mins 36 secs

Why study myth?

17 Aug 2010 | 03 mins 36 secs