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Simon Schama, Mary Beard and David Olusoga explore the visual culture of societies around the globe.

BBC Two on Thursday
1st March 2018 at 9:00PM

Presented by Simon Schama, Mary Beard and David Olusoga, Civilisations explores the visual culture of societies from around the globe, revealing alongside the magnificent objects made in the West the wealth of treasures created by other cultures, from the landscape scrolls of classical China and the sculpture of the Olmecs to African bronzes, Japanese prints and Mughal miniatures.

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