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The Art Assignment: What Makes a Masterpiece?

12 minutes 35 seconds

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What is a masterpiece? Who decides which art becomes one? And what artists make them? In this episode, host Sarah Green discusses the historical ideal of masterpieces and how the perception of masterpieces has changed over time. Part of "The Art Assignment" series. Please note this title contains nudity in artwork and sculptures.

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Runtime: 12 minutes 35 seconds

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