Description: We continue by looking at the life and work of Grinling Gibbons. He isn't a household name, but he is the greatest the woodcarver the British Isles ever produced. Working in the aftermath of the Great Fire of London, Gibbons created delightful carved masterpieces for the likes of Charles II and William of Orange. This film explores the genius of the man they called the 'Michelangelo of wood'.
Director: John Mullen
Writers: Jonty Claypole
Stars: Paul Copley (narrator)
Tags: top film, documentary history, Carved with Love, The Glorious Grinling Gibbons
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