Michael Palin’s Quest for Artemisia review: rape, torture and sexism – all in a day’s work for a 17th-century artist | Culture | The Guardian

http://www.theguardian.com/culture/2015/dec/29/artemesia-gentileschi-tv-review

This is well worth watching on catch up. Read the novel years ago and was always interested in Artemesia’s work. This one, Judith and her maid servant, is particularly powerful. Check out Holofernes’ head in the basket – as Palin said, almost an afterthought!!

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