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Behind-The-Scenes Tour: Highlights of the Dr. Peter Williams Collection

20 February @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

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Illustration from the Peter Williams Collection

With illustrations dating from 1970 to the present, the State Library’s Dr. Peter Williams collection showcases the artistry and diversity of outstanding Australian picture books. This tour will take participants behind the scenes to explore highlights of the collection including illustrations, sculpture, sketches and storyboards. Explore works by renowned illustrators, Alison Lester, Kerry Argent, Ambelin Kwaymullina, Wendy Binks, Leigh Hobbs, Bob Graham, Shaun Tan and many more.

This tour will run for approximately 50 minutes and will visit various back-of-house locations within the State Library. Meet at the Welcome Desk on the Ground Floor.


State Library of Western Australia (SLWA)
25 Francis St
Perth, WA 6000 Australia
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