Join award-winning author Christobel Mattingley as she discusses hew new book, A Brilliant Touch, at the National Library on Saturday 26 March.

This new National Library of Australia publication looks at the life of acclaimed wildlife painter Adam Forster who migrated to Australia in 1891 from his German homeland.

Forster developed a passion for the flora of his adopted country and became highly regarded as one of the country’s leading botanical artists.

Saturday 26 March, 2pm
Foyer, National Library of Australia
Book signing to follow
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