1. The Renaissance of early Greek maps

    The University of Melbourne’s rare and historical map collection holds over 8,000 rare original maps plus more than 100 original atlases with maps of significance, including …


  2. ‘Oh What a Horrid Tale to Sound’: The grisly world of broadside ballads

    New acquisitions to the Baillieu Library Print Collection. From podcasts, to YouTube channels, to Netflix documentaries, and feature films, the modern world loves to enjoy a …


  3. The story of Harmonillus, a lemon-fingered boy


  4. Chinoiserie: designs of the East and West

    Occasionally, works of art in the Baillieu Library Print Collection will remain mysteries even after a bit of research, such as this series of five Chinese …


  5. The Mirror of Venus, in Print

    If this engraving appears familiar, albeit here in less colourful tones, that is due to it being a reproduction of Pre-Raphaelite artist Edward Burne-Jones’ painting of …


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