Saturday, 20 February 2010

Exhibitions - Minted Melbourne

Date: until 16 April 2010
Time: Monday to Friday 10 am - 4.00 pm
Place: Royal Historical Society of Victoria, 239 A'Beckett Street, Melbourne

Images from the Robert Law Collection at the RHSV

Born in Scotland in 1870, Law arrived in Melbourne to take up his posting at the Royal Victorian Mint in 1890. His talent an an amateur photographer has left a rich visual history of his times.

The images in the holdings range widely from formal and informal pictures of his family to scenic landmarks, cityscapes and street scenes from Australia and around the world.

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