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Beauty From Nature: art of the Scott sisters
December 13, 2013 — February 22, 2014Free
Australian Museum Touring Exhibition hosted by Maitland Regional Art Gallery.
Beautiful and intricate, this stunning exhibition features more than 50 delicate watercolours, as well as rarely-seen notebooks, handwritten manuscripts, sketches and letters, which together form a fascinating record of the lives of Harriet (Hattie) and Helena (Nellie) Scott. Experience exquisite illustrations of butterflies, moths, caterpillars and plants by two of 19th century Australia’s most prominent natural history artists in Beauty from nature: art of the Scott sisters.