Behind the Scenes

Here’s a sneak peak at the installation of In the Garden: The Art of Botanical Illustration.  Opening June 1, the exhibit delves into the history of botanicals, from simple medieval woodcuts to the vibrant colors of Victorian illustration.

The Rare Book display room before exhibit installation.

The curator designs the layout for one of the cases.

The exhibit designer creates "cradles" to provide support for books in the display.

Artwork for the side panels is chosen.

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