Dream Of Plenty

Dream Of Plenty

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S1 E1: When we picture the Renaissance, we think of rebirth, revolution and the new world to come. That’s not how it felt at the time. People believed they were living in the end of days. From precious tapestries to the magnificent altarpiece of Ghent Cathedral to the dystopian visions of Hieronymous Bosch, art critic Andrew Graham-Dixon probes Renaissance Flanders’ obsession with the Final Judgement.