Jonathan Smith - Abandoned

Episodes

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20160402 (BBC7)

In 1914 at the age of 74 the French sculptor, Auguste Rodin spent a few weeks in a guest house in Cheltenham with his secretary Judith and his mistress Rose. But the love of his life, Camille Claudel, was left behind in a lunatic asylum in France.

Jonathan Smith's drama stars Freddie Jones as Auguste Rodin, Carolyn Backhouse as Camille Claudel, Maureen O'Brien as Judith, Mary Wimbush as Rose, Hugh Dickson as Alain Duval and June Barrie as Mrs Parker.

Producer: Shaun McLoughlin

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in 1991.

20160402 (BBC7)

Rodin stays in Cheltenham with his wife and mistress, but his true love is in an asylum.

20160402 (BBC7)
20160403 (BBC7)

Rodin stays in Cheltenham with his wife and mistress, but his true love is in an asylum.