Roland Spuij attended a guided tour by conservator Maggie Patton of the “Maps of the Pacific” in the Mitchell Library in Sydney.
A brilliant exhibition of original maps going back to 1490, including the famous Tasman map of 1644 and other beautiful maps of Dutch cartographers and wonderful globes. And of course, maps by James Cook.
The exhibition ends in late April.
They do private guided tours on request.
Enclosed is the brochure of the exhibition