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The Australian Sketchbook: Colonial life and art of ST Gill

1 July at 2:30 PM - 3:30 PM

Free
ST Gill 'Diggers on the road to Bendigo' from State Library Victoria. Put Yourself in the Picture by imagining life on the goldfields.

Samuel Thomas Gill was well-known as ‘the artist of the goldfields’, his many sketches and watercolours depicting the daily life of diggers in search of that elusive metal – gold.
Dr Dianne Reilly AM FRHSV, former La Trobe Librarian of the State Library of Victoria and co-founder of the C J La Trobe Society, draws on the resources of State Library Victoria to illuminate his intriguing life and great talent.

Presented as part of Rare Book Week.

Organiser

Old Treasury Building
Phone:
9651 2233
Email:
bookings@otb.org.au

Venue

Old Treasury Building
20 Spring Street
East Melbourne, VIC 3002 Australia
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Phone:
(03) 9651 2233