Maggy’s picks: Toulouse-Lautrec and Swedish Air Force

written by Małgorzata Szynkielewska on September 16, 2016 in Content with no comments

It’s time again to share our latest additions! Every day we are adding more objects from museums, libraries, galleries and archives across Europe. So far, in Europeana, you can find over 53 million of artworks, artefacts, books, videos and sounds. In this blog series, we hand pick some interesting collections which definitely deserve your attention. Take a look at what we found for you today!

– Great collection (over 6 000) from the library of Institut national d’histoire de l’art (INHA), which includes around 200 sketches and drawings of Toulouse-Lautrec. Public Domain

La Goulue et ValentinLa Goulue et Valentin by Henri de Toulouse-Lautrec. Bibliothèque de l’INHA. Public Domain

– Over 50 manuscripts regarding the old Romanian literature from the XV – XVIII centuries provided by Biblioteca Academiei Române. CC0

manuscriptFragment of manuscript. Biblioteca Academiei Române. CC0

– More than 100 handwritten and printed maps, plans and other cartographical documents mainly from the Savoy region provided by Bibliothèque municipale de Chambéry. CC BY-NC

mapSabaudiae ducat by Gilles Boileau de Bouillon. Bibliothèque municipale de Chambéry. CC BY-NC

– Over 13 000 photographs from Swedish Air Force Museum – all matters concerned with the Air Force, such as uniforms, drawings, textiles, medical and technical artefacts, and much more. CC BY and Public Domain

Henry Hamilton and Georges Legagneux during training in France in 1911.Henry Hamilton and Georges Legagneux during training in France in 1911. Flygvapenmuseu, Public Domain

by Maggy Szynkielewska, Content and Exhibition Coordinator at Europeana