Australian Library of Art

The Australian Library of Art comprises four collections relating to the fine arts in Australia and the many arts and crafts of the book: the James Hardie Library of Australian Fine Arts, the Lindsay Collection of Pat Corrigan, the History and Art of the Book Collection and the Artists' Books Collection.

James Hardie Library of Australian Fine Arts
A premier Australian art research collection which contains books (including limited and deluxe editions), exhibition catalogues, ephemera, posters and broadsides, manuscripts and private press publications.

Lindsay Collection of Pat Corrigan
A collection of published books and manuscript material relating to the Lindsay family, one of Australia's best known artistic and literary families.

Artists' books collection
Australia's largest publicly available collection of artists' books - artworks that use the form or the concept of the book.

History and Art of the Book Collection
A collection that showcases and preserves rare and fine books reflecting the art, craft, history and impact of the printed book.

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