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  1. 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 …

    blogs.unimelb.edu.au/librarycollections/2020/10/29/chinoiserie-designs-of-the-east-and-west

  2. 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 …

    blogs.unimelb.edu.au/librarycollections/2020/10/21/the-mirror-of-venus-in-print

  3. Recent donation Dawn…’till Dusk shows the potential of collaborative works of art

    Special Collections blogger Bianca Arthur-Hull speaks to two contemporary artists. The University of Melbourne’s Print Collection recently received a new donation through the Cultural Gifts Program: …

    blogs.unimelb.edu.au/librarycollections/2020/09/17/recent-donation-dawn-till-dusk-shows-the-potential-of-collaborative-works-of-art

  4. Les Hirondelles (The swallows) by Felix Bracquemond

    Les Hirondelles, or The swallows, is an 1882 print by French artist Felix Bracquemond (1833-1914). Bracquemond is today celebrated for his efforts to revive the printmaking …

    blogs.unimelb.edu.au/librarycollections/2020/09/09/les-hirondelles-the-swallows-by-felix-bracquemond

  5. “Mr. Shuter, Mr Quick, and Mrs Green in the characters of Hardcastle, Tony Lumpkin, and Mrs. Hardcastle”, a mezzotint by Robert Laurie

    This charming mezzotint (1776) by Robert Laurie is an engraving of Thomas Parkinson’s painting of the same year, Mr. Shuter, with Mr. Quick, and Mrs. Green, …

    blogs.unimelb.edu.au/librarycollections/2020/08/24/mr-shuter-mr-quick-and-mrs-green-in-the-characters-of-hardcastle-tom-lumpkin-and-mrs-hardcastle-a-mezzotint-by-robert-laurie

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