Highlights from the University of Melbourne Art Collection, part 1
Key works from an international collection
Saturday 25 April 2009 to Sunday 30 August 2009
Since the university’s inception in 1853, thousands of rare and invaluable pieces have been collected. Shaped over more than 150 years by the many individuals who have donated, acquired and commissioned artworks, the collection comprises fascinating items of diverse cultural significance. This exhibition will include key paintings, works on paper, sculpture and decorative arts.