China in Print: Leading Fair Exhibiting Rare Collector’s Pieces at the Maritime Museum
Why We Recommend it
Bringing together thirty of the world’s leading specialist dealers in rare books, manuscripts, maps and photography, this fair showcases curious historical artifacts worth perusing.
China in Print has as acquired a reputation as a leading fair specialising in printed works from the Far East and beyond. This year’s offers will feature 14th century Chinese paper-money, and the third edition of Marco Polo’s Travels, dated 1529.
Original drawings of Japanese desserts by prominent Kyoto artist, scientific instruments for an emperor and a manuscript/handwritten notebook plotting murder by novelist Agatha Christie will also be on show, alongside illustrated materials from Ancient China.