Misfits in France - Impressions of Honfleur, Reunions in Rouen

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Series in which Julian Barnes and Hermione Lee explore the connections between a group of Victorian writers and artists who crossed the English Channel for different reasons. The series ends in Rouen, where Oscar Wilde rekindled his relationship with Lord Alfred Douglas after a lonely summer in exile outside Dieppe. The museum in Rouen also holds a collection of paintings by Monet, Sisley and Walter Sickert's friend and patron - Jacques Emile Blanche. Oscar Wilde ...... Simon Russell Beale Claude Monet ...... Jonathan Tafler Walter Sickert ...... Stephen Critchlow.