Cultural warning: People of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander descent should be aware that this exhibition contains names, images, objects and works of people who are deceased.
The Art of Science: Baudin’s Voyagers 1800–1804 is a touring exhibition created through a partnership between the South Australian Maritime Museum (Adelaide), the Queen Victoria Museum and Art Gallery (Launceston), the Tasmanian Museum and Art Gallery (Hobart), the Australian National Maritime Museum (Sydney), the National Museum of Australia (Canberra) and the Western Australian Museum (Perth).
The exhibition features illustrations from the Lesueur Collection on loan from the Museum of Natural History, Le Havre, France, and a range of objects from other French and Australian cultural institutions.
The exhibition has been made possible by the generous support of the following partners:
Museum of Natural History, Le Havre, Normandy, France
This exhibition is supported by the National Collecting Institutions Touring and Outreach Program, an Australian Government program aiming to improve access to the national collections for all Australians.
This exhibition was supported by the Australian Government International Exhibitions Insurance (AGIEI) Program. This program provides funding for the purchase of insurance for significant cultural exhibitions.