Muse 308: Mad King of the Museum

Special | 20m | Video has closed captioning.

In the mid-19th century, an American sculptor, living in Rome, creates a masterwork representing King Saul under the influence of an evil spirit. Bought immediately upon its release in 1865, the statue was settled into an aristocrat's country house, the house became a boarding school, & the statue eventually came to the attention & the collection of the North Carolina Museum of Art.

Aired: 03/26/20

Rating: NR

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