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Veronese exhibition opens at National Gallery

18 March 2014 Last updated at 18:48 GMT

A rare collection of Veronese paintings is going on display at the National Gallery in London.

Veronese: Magnificence in Renaissance Venice, which opens on Wednesday, is the first ever show devoted to the artist in the UK.

The curator of the exhibition, Xavier Salomon, spoke to BBC Arts Editor Will Gompertz about the significance of the show.