Blog post from Tuesday, 28 July, 2015

On this day, 28th July 1866, Beatrix Potter, the children’s author and artist, was born.

This illustration from the Beatrix Potter classic The Tale of Peter Rabbit features in the exhibition currently showing at the State Library of NSW.

Inspiration by design: Word and Image from the Victoria and Albert Museum, London - until 27 September 2015

Beatrix Potter Illustration for The Tale of Peter Rabbit 1901 ©Victoria and Albert Museum, London, with permission from F. Warne & Co.