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Saint John the Baptist

Who was John the Baptist and why has he been so important to artists and patrons over the centuries? 10 films explore the life of this pivotal figure through masterpieces in the National Gallery and beyond.

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11 videos

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View time: 10:02

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View time: 7:34

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View time: 9:17

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View time: 11:44

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View time: 13:57

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View time: 1:45