Episode 1

S1, E 1: Episode 1

Available on BBC Select, Prime Video
These are names of Renaissance art we should know. There’s an obvious reason why we don’t. Sculptor Properzia de Rossi who created a work so perfect, her male detractors destroyed her, the first female court painter Sofonisba Anguissola, forced to masquerade as a lady in waiting and paper cutter Joanna Koerten who sold more than Rembrandt. Times have changed, so why is their work still in storage?