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La Joconde, portrait de Monna Lisa (détail), Léonard de Vinci, musée du Louvre
Mona Lisa is smiling again
wednesday 12 july 2017
The Mona Lisa is the world's most visited and most copied painting and has fascinated us for over five centuries. We take a look back in...
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Portrait de Lindberg,Kapsner Ch.,Blérancourt, musée franco-américain du château de Blérancourt
At the heart of Picardy, the Musée de la Coopération Franco-Américaine
tuesday 27 june 2017
After a period of closure of 11 years, the Musée National de la Coopération Franco-Américaine reopens its doors on 4 July 2017The Château de...
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L'Orchestre de jazz, Limoges, musée national Adrien Dubouché
Do, re, mi, fa, sol
wednesday 21 june 2017
The Fête de la musique is celebrated across the globe on 21 June, a date that corresponds to the first day of summer in the northern hemisphere...
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Les amoureux de la Bastille, Willy Ronis, Charenton-le-Pont, Médiathèque de l'Architecture et du Patrimoine
New collection: the Willy Ronis donation
monday 19 june 2017
After an estate settlement lasting almost thirty years, the Médiathèque de l'Architecture et du Patrimoine this year takes charge of the...
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Modèle pour papier peint, Beauvais, MUDO, musée de l'Oise
A look at the collections: MUDO's wallpapers
monday 12 june 2017
In 2010, the Musée Départemental de l'Oise acquired a set of wallpapers largely dating from the era of Napoleon III and the Art Deco...
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Gloire aux soldat de Staline, Gorpenko Anatolij Andreevic
The Agency is distributing the David King Collection
thursday 01 june 2017
Graphic designer and designer David King, who passed away in 2016, collected documents throughout his life on the history of the USSR from the...
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Nymphe, Henri-Louis Cordier, Nice, musée des Beaux-Arts, Dépôt du Musée d'orsay
A look at the collections: The Women of Marble
tuesday 30 may 2017
Statues of flesh", was how Théophile Gautier described the female statue by James Pradier, a sculptor in the carved marble style. Marble, a...
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Le port du Havre
Summer in Le Havre
wednesday 24 may 2017
The Norman city has continued to inspire many photographers and painters throughout its history. The Photo Agency opens its doors to the Ocean...
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Boîte de biscuits : Paris 1937, Paris, musée d'Orsay
The Universal Exhibition of 1937 as seen by contemporaries
monday 22 may 2017
Monday 22 May 2017 saw the closing of applications to host the Universal Exhibition of 2025.  France, whose application was lodged over one...
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Our images illustrate MOOC A brief history of the art
Our images illustrate MOOC A brief history of the art
wednesday 17 may 2017
The RMN-GP Photo Agency is an essential resource for art images for MOOC Une brève histoire d'art. Since 24 April, 17,700 people have...
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Epée du sacre des rois de France : Joyeuse ou épée de Charlemagne, Paris, musée du Louvre
The legend of Excalibur in images
wednesday 17 may 2017
Take a trip into a variety of medieval legends and other tales of chivalry with these collections distributed by our Agency.Arthurian legend, the...
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Vue extérieure du château d'Ecouen : façade sud du château, prise de l'angle sud-est
Masterpieces from the château d'Ecouen photographed by the Photo Agency
wednesday 17 may 2017
For the 40th anniversary of the Musée national de la Renaissance d'Ecouen, we are offering a selection of masterpieces from their collections...
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