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Bernadette Murphy’s VAN GOGH’S EAR

Jeremy Paxman joins dedicated art lover and author of ‘Van Gogh’s Ear: The True Story’, Bernadette Murphy at the climax of her seven-year mission to solve one of the most perplexing art mysteries of our time: did van Gogh really take a razor to his own ear, and what led him to commit such an act?

The Mystery Of Van Gogh’s Ear (1×60) is produced by Lion Television for BBC Two. It was commissioned by Mark Bell, Head of Arts Commissioning, BBC and will be broadcast 9pm on Saturday 6th August.

‘Van Gogh’s Ear: The True Story’ was BBC Radio 4’s Book Of The Week, starting on Monday 25 July at 9:45am and is now available on iPlayer.