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Botanical Inspirations

Botanical Inspirations

Renowned illustrator Ferdinand Bauer was captivated by Australia’s exotic flora and fauna when he arrived in 1801 with Matthew Flinders. View a selection of botanical drawings, maps and rare books related to Bauer’s visit to the colony.

Presented in association with the launch of Professor David Mabberley’s new book Painting by Numbers: The Life and Art of Ferdinand Bauer and the website: dxlab.sl.nsw.gov.au/painting-by-numbers

PAST EXHIBITION
Exhibition
Friday 17 November 2017 to Sunday 28 January 2018
Admission: Free

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Botanical Inspirations

Renowned illustrator Ferdinand Bauer was captivated by Australia’s exotic flora and fauna when he arrived in 1801 with Matthew Flinders. View a selection of botanical drawings, maps and rare books related to Bauer’s visit to the colony.

Presented in association with the launch of Professor David Mabberley’s new book Painting by Numbers: The Life and Art of Ferdinand Bauer and the website: dxlab.sl.nsw.gov.au/painting-by-numbers


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