The Museum Bookshop and Postcardshop, situated under the Pyramid, offer
prints of works of art in postcard and other formats, and also wallets of 10 to
20 slides of the main works exhibited in the collections.
Slides are not available singly.
Requests for other reproductions of works of art may be made to the
photographic department of the Réunion des Musées Nationaux, which
has a fund of 40,000 colour slides and 500,000 black and white negatives
relating to the works preserved in the French national museums.
Opening hours: Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. and from 2 p.m. to 5 p.m..
RMN, Agence Photo, 10, rue de l'Abbaye, 75006 Paris, France.
Tel.: (33-1) 40 13 48 00, Fax: (33-1) 40 13 46 01.
Requests relating to slides of the arrangement of the rooms and the presentation of the collections in general should be addressed to the Documentation des Travaux muséographiques du musée du Louvre, tel. (33-1) 40 20 43 74, fax (33-1) 40 20 51 30, which has a fund of 10,000 slides.
A series of 12 posters is also available, tracing the fundamental stages of the history and transformations of the Palace and the Museum ("Le coffret du bicentenaire"). Information: (33-1) 40 20 52 20.