Picture This: Children’s Book Illustration 1467 to 1930

Posted April 25, 2013, at 11:56 a.m.

Thursday, Jan. 1, 1970 12 a.m. to 12 a.m.

Location: Bangor Public Library, 145, Harlow Street, Bangor, ME

For more information: Sue Bricknell; 207 947 8336;

To celebrate Children’s Book Week, Bangor Public Library will host an exhibit from the collector and owner of Childscapes online bookstore, Frank Wallace.

This exhibit of 34 brilliant panels provides a selective history of children’s book illustration from 1467 with the publication of Aesop’s Fables to the 1930s with the works of Willy Pogany and The Petershams. Each illustration is accompanied by an information panel.

You can find more information at the Childscapes website