How have artists such as Bruegel, Poussin, and Veronese given very different forms to the idea of the earthbound world giving way to another, better one?
Art historian T. J. Clark discusses paintings of heaven and the life to come, with Dr. Joost Joustra, The Howard and Roberta Ahmanson Fellow in Art and Religion.
T.J. Clark is Professor Emeritus of the History of Art at the University of California, Berkeley. He is the author of many books including 'The Painting of Modern Life: Paris in the Art of Manet and His Followers'. His latest book is 'Heaven on Earth: Painting and the Life to Come', published by Thames & Hudson.