"Gutenberg & After," exhibition tours with talks by curators

Posted: Monday, 11 November 2019 - 4:08pm

Milberg Gallery

Gutenberg & After: Europe's First Printers 1450-1470, in the Ellen and Leonard Milberg Gallery, tells the story of the two decades that transformed text production and distribution across Europe. Photo by Shelley Szwast

 

Join us for a "Gutenberg & After" exhibition tour
Firestone Library, Milberg Gallery

Every other Tuesday, 12:30 p.m. to 1:00 p.m.
Oct. 29,  Nov. 12, Nov. 26, and Dec. 10

Select weekends, 1:00 p.m. to 1:45 p.m.
Nov. 16, Dec. 14, and Dec. 15

Gutenberg & After: Europe's First Printers 1450-1470” explores the transformation of text production and distribution across Europe during a 20-year period, featuring Princeton University Library's Gutenberg Bible and an unprecedented selection of early printed works that includes loans from nine leading libraries in the United Kingdom and North America. Discover the historical significance, beauty, and context of these rare treasures with one of the exhibition's curators: Paul Needham, Scheide Librarian, and Eric White, Curator of Rare Books. Free and open to all. Meet in Firestone Library's lobby.

Questions? Contact Stephanie Wiener, Exhibitions Registrar & Gallery Operations Manager, at  609-258-6053 or stephanie.wiener@princeton.edu

Media contact: Barbara Valenza, Director of Library Communications