World of the book curator tour

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Artists from top left to right. Ron King, Alison Forbes, Tara McLeod, Phillip Franz Von Siebold, Pierre D’Hancarville. See below for full captions.
Date
06 July 2019, 3:00pm3:45pm
Cost
Free
Bookings
Location Dome Galleries, Level 4
The Dome
Accessibility Has wheelchair access

Join curators Anna Welch and Des Cowley for a special tour of World of the book, where you will view rare, beautiful and historically significant books, from Audubon’s Birds of America to 1950s pulp fiction and contemporary works of art and design. Located in the galleries overlooking the magnificent La Trobe Reading Room, this exhibition celebrates the unique place of books in our hearts and minds.

This event is in partnership with Rare Book Week.