LONDON – “The Printed Image in China” presents
for the first time highlights
from the entire collection of Chinese prints at the British Museum. The
collection is one of the most comprehensive and finest in
present knowledge, printing on paper was invented in China around 700
China the country with the longest history of printing in the world.
prints will illuminate the history of printing from its inception to the
present, and explore the role of the Chinese pictorial print in various
contexts. On exhibition 6 May through 5 September, 2010.