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Welcome to our New Acquisitions list for April 2017, and to our new look website.

Highlights for this month include a rare sixteenth century Italian manuscript on navigation, containing an illustrated section instructing mariners on how to navigate by the Southern Cross constellation; a fine S.T. Gill illustrated letter paper, a signed limited edition portfolio of Sonia Delaunay lithographs, a tinted carte de visite photograph of the explorer Robert O’Hara Burke; an archive of photographs taken around 1900 in the remote Wallaga Lake, Tilba Tilba and Cobargo region on the south coast of New South Wales; a pair of portrait photographs of a young Aboriginal woman taken in Toowoomba in the 1860s; a group of letters written by an early Van Diemen’s Land Baptist; deluxe editions by Jeffrey Smart and Fred Williams with original etchings, selection of Australian art books and exhibition catalogues, a nice group of Australian cookery books, fin de siècle French children’s games, and much more …

To view the entire New Acquisitions list click here.

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