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Kenneth Clark (V) (1903–1983)

Kenneth Clark was born on July 13, 1903 in London, England as Kenneth Mackenzie Clark. He was a writer, known for Civilisation (1969), Romantic Versus Classical Art (1973) and The Royal Palaces of Britain (1966). He was married to Nolwen de Janzé and Elizabeth Macgregor Martin. He died on May 21, 1983 in Hythe, Kent, England. See full bio »

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(age 79) in Hythe, Kent, England, UK

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 1976 Rembrandt (TV Mini-Series) (script - 5 episodes)
- Rembrandt: The Bible (1976) ... (script)
- Rembrandt: The Withdrawal (1976) ... (script)
- Rembrandt: The Success (1976) ... (script)
- Rembrandt: The Rebel (1976) ... (script)
- Rembrandt: The Self Portraits (1976) ... (script)
 1976 Carved in Ivory (Short) (script)
 1975 In the Beginning (TV Movie) (uncredited)
 1975 An Edwardian Childhood (TV Movie) (script)
  Romantic Versus Classical Art (TV Mini-Series) (1 episode, 1973) (script - 13 episodes, 1973)
- Edgar Degas (1973) ... (script)
- Jean-Francois Millet (1973) ... (script)
- Eugene Delacroix (1973) ... (script)
- J M W Turner Part Two (1973) ... (script)
- J M W Turner Part One (1973) ... (script)
 1971 Pioneers of Modern Painting (TV Mini-Series) (script - 6 episodes)
- Edvard Munch 1863-1944 (1971) ... (script)
- Henri Rousseau 1844-1910 (1971) ... (script)
- Georges Seurat 1859-1891 (1971) ... (script)
- Claude Monet 1840-1926 (1971) ... (script)
- Paul Cézanne 1839-1906 (1971) ... (script)
 1969 Civilisation (TV Series documentary) (written by - 13 episodes)
- Heroic Materialism (1969) ... (written by)
- The Fallacies of Hope (1969) ... (written by)
- The Worship of Nature (1969) ... (written by)
- The Smile of Reason (1969) ... (written by)
- The Pursuit of Happiness (1969) ... (written by)
 1966 The Royal Palaces of Britain (TV Movie) (script)
 1964-1966 Great Temples of the World (TV Series) (3 episodes)
- Karnak (1966) ... (uncredited)
- Chartres Catherdral (1965) ... (uncredited)
- San Marco, Venice (1964) ... (uncredited)
 1966 Three Faces of France (TV Series) (3 episodes)
- Edgar Degas (1966)
- Éduoard Manet (1966)
- Gustav Courbet (1966)
 1965 Rediscovering the Image (TV Mini-Series) (3 episodes)
- Edvard Munch (1965) ... (uncredited)
- Henri Rousseau (1965) ... (uncredited)
- Paul Gauguin (1965) ... (uncredited)
 1963 Discovering Japanese Art (TV Mini-Series) (3 episodes)
- Ritual Simplicity: Crude Vitality (1963) ... (uncredited)
- Friendly Nature (1963) ... (uncredited)
- The Shadow of China (1963) ... (uncredited)
 1963 Michelangelo (TV Mini-Series) (3 episodes)
- What Is Man? (1963) ... (uncredited)
- The Artist as Hero (1963) ... (uncredited)
- The Summit of Achievement (1963) ... (uncredited)
 1962 Rembrandt (TV Mini-Series) (3 episodes)
- Beyond Art 1656-1669 (1962) ... (uncredited)
- Life and Art 1642-1656 (1962) ... (uncredited)
- Success Story 1625-1642 (1962) ... (uncredited)
 1962 Out of Burning: The Rebirth of Coventry Cathderal (TV Movie) (uncredited)
 1962 Leonardo Da Vinci's the Vigin and the Child (Short) (script - uncredited)
 1961 Landscape Into Art (TV Mini-Series) (5 episodes)
- The Two Paths (1961) ... (uncredited)
- The Natural Vision (1961) ... (uncredited)
- Unfriendly Nature (1961) ... (uncredited)
- Friendly Nature (1961) ... (uncredited)
- Background (1961) ... (uncredited)
 1960 Shapes and Sounds (TV Mini-Series) (3 episodes)
- The Realistic Cinema (1960) ... (uncredited)
- A Conversation with Sir William Walton (1960) ... (uncredited)
- The Shape of Cars to Come (1960) ... (uncredited)
 1960 Picasso: Sir Kenneth Clark at the Tate Gallery (TV Movie) (uncredited)
 1960 The Art of Architecture (TV Mini-Series) (deviser - 3 episodes)
- The Architecture We Deserve (1960) ... (deviser)
- The Age of the Spaceman (1960) ... (deviser)
- The Good Old Rules (1960) ... (deviser)
 1959 Five Revolutionary Painters (TV Mini-Series) (5 episodes)
- Caravaggio (1959) ... (uncredited)
- Van Gogh (1959) ... (uncredited)
- Rembrandt (1959) ... (uncredited)
- Pieter Brueghel The Elder (1959) ... (uncredited)
- Goya (1959) ... (uncredited)
 1958-1959 Is Art Necessary? (TV Series) (11 episodes)
- What Is Sculpture? (1959) ... (uncredited)
- Should We Have Him Painted? (1959) ... (uncredited)
- Can Photography Be Art? (1959) ... (uncredited)
- Can Art Be Democratic? (1958) ... (uncredited)
- What Is Good Taste? (1958) ... (uncredited)
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My ear is trained to catch the quiet groans of cultured people on the mention of that word [television] but I refuse to believe that the millions of our countrymen, whose sole need of mental and imaginative stimulus television is fast becoming, should be condemned, on some pessimistic theory, to what is stupid shallow and crude. All the great disasters of the world have taken place from ... See more »

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Cancer

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