St. Louis Mercantile Library

The St. Louis Fine Print, Rare Book & Paper Arts Fair

 

Jolly Flatboatmen Jolly Flatboatmen Scenes from Print Fair 2012 Demonstration at Print Fair 2012       

 

May 1, 2 & 3, 2015

Join us for our 9th annual Fair where dozens of local and national fine print and rare book dealers will come together to present a broad array of exceptional materials appealing to collectors at all levels of experience. From finely illustrated books to prints by Audubon, WPA artists and Old Masters, original watercolors and historic photographs, the thousands of treasures available to view and purchase include something for every taste and budget. The Fair is presented annually the first weekend in May to benefit the Mercantile Library's collection and conservation funds. 

Hours

Friday, May 1st, 2015- Silent Auction and Preview Party 6-9pm
Saturday May 2nd, 2015- 10am to 5pm
Sunday May 3rd, 2015- 11am to 4pm

**Bargain Book Sale Saturday and Sunday!**
**Free art demonstrations on Sunday!**

Tickets

Three Day Pass- Includes admission to Friday night Silent Auction and Preview Party, and admission to Fair Saturday and Sunday.

$50 individual / 2 for $90 General Admission
$40 individual / 2 for $70 Mercantile Library Members
$25 Young Collectors (35 years of age and younger)
**Advance ticket purchase recommended; please call 314-516-7248 or e-mail amandarschneider@umsl.edu.

Two Day Pass- Includes admission all day Saturday and Sunday.

$10 General admission
$7 Mercantile Library Members
$5 Students and UMSL Alumni with ID
**Advance ticket purchase not required.

 

J. C. Penny Building
UMSL North Campus
1 University Blvd, St. Louis, MO, 63121
Ample free parking in Lots A, B, and West Drive Garage

Printable Information and Directions

List of Dealers

Silent Auction