Kenneth Clark on Notre-Dame cathedral
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Kenneth Clark on Notre-Dame: 'I recognise civilisation when I see it'

Art historian Kenneth Clark reflects on the significance of Notre-Dame in his 1969 television series Civilisation.

"What is civilisation?" he asks, while standing in front of the cathedral. "I don't know... but I think I can recognise it when I see it."

  • 20 Apr 2019