Online art collections

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The MacGillivray Art Collection
Explore the MacGillivray collection

Botanical artwork from the voyage of the HMS Endeavour (1768-1771)
View drawings and engravings from Captain James Cook's first Pacific voyage

First Fleet Artwork Collection
See the birds and other artwork from the voyage to Australia in 1787

Art themes
Take a closer look at our art collections

Travel and exploration
Artworks relating to key expeditions and investigations into the natural world.

Lodran meteorite microscope image
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