The Old Masters

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DOI: 10.5040/9780571293940.40000037
Acts: 2. Scenes: 2. Roles: Male (3) , Female (2) , Neutral (0)

Set in the Villa of I Tatti outside Florence in 1937, under the menacing shadow of Mussolini, Simon Gray's The Old Masters explores the turbulent relationship between the famous art historian Bernard Berenson and the notorious art dealer Joseph Duveen, as they edge towards an explosive final encounter.

The Old Masters premiered at the Birmingham Repertory Theatre in June 2004.

From Simon Gray: Plays 5

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Faber and Faber

Simon Gray

ISBN: 9780571254903

Series: Faber Drama

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