The kingdom of Naples, covering southern Italy, had truly royal gardens. The Bourbon dynasty rivaled Versailles' gardens at Caserta, just before the geometrical fashion ended. Later gardens followed ...
Monty starts his visit to extraordinary gardens in major Italian urban region in and around Rome. Apart from emperor Hadrian's palatial villa garden, they belong to the papacy or cardinals aspiring ...
In the Renaissance republic of Firenze (Florence), the leading, soon ducal Medici family used gardens, like cardinals, as statement of power and cultural refinement. The feared Cosimo, ruler from age...
Fiona Bruce and Philip Mould attempt to prove the provenance of works of art using experts, scientific methods and plain old detective work. Proving the provenance however, does not mean ... See full summary »
Alan Titchmarsh and his team of experts travel the country to find the dream gardens we'd all like to have. Meeting the colourful characters that create these spaces, they'll show us how we can live the dream at home.
This documentary chronicles the life of Polish-American artist Stanislav Szukalski (1893-1987) from his early years in Chicago, to his time in Poland and Los Angeles, and his artistic and political contributions to the world.