From Antiquity to Modernity: from Sculpture to Painting Presented by Sir Nicholas Penny, Slade Professor of Fine Art, Cambridge​

'Drapery as Metaphor' is the second in a special series of three lectures, which explore some of the different ways in which the art of ancient Greece and Rome was interpreted, misinterpreted, revived and re-imagined between the fifteenth and the twentieth centuries.

Watch the first lecture - From Antiquity to Modernity: from Sculpture to Painting | Avatars of Antiquity by Sir Nicholas Penny

Watch the third lecture - From Antiquity to Modernity: from Sculpture to Painting | Entangled Figures by Sir Nicholas Penny