January 18 – March 24, 2019
Regenstein Center, Lenhardt Library
Free Library Talk:
Thursday, February 21, 2019 at 2 p.m.
Sunday, March 10, 2019 at 2 p.m.
Picturing Tropical Orchids: from the Rare Book Collection will feature beautifully hand-colored engravings of orchids found in tropical rainforests, cloud forests, and a particular orchid originally found in South America by botanical explorers Alexander von Humboldt (1769-1859) and Aimé Bonpland (1773-1858) in 1834.