Unlock Art: A Brief History of Art Undressed

Dawn O'Porter takes us on a tour of nudity in art, from its origins 25,000 years ago to the present

With an unflinching gaze, television presenter and writer Dawn O’Porter tackles the ever-changing rules of acceptability for representing and beholding flesh in art.

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