Photographic library

The Photographic Library of the RMAH manages the pictorial material relating to the items in the institution’s collections. Available are photographs, slides, ectachrome prints and digital images.


To obtain photographic material, please download the order form or contact the Photographic Library by e-mail. To facilitate our response, please give:

  • the inventory number of the museum item in question or a brief description of the purpose you wish to use the material for (exhibition, publication, poster, postcard, etc.);
  • the number of copies;
  • the desired carrier: photograph, slide, ectachrome print or digital image (via-e-mail or cd-rom);
  • your address details.

In order to protect the intellectual property of the RMAH, lending conditions are set that satisfy the legislation concerning authors and reproduction rights. Rates are determined in accordance with the use to which the pictorial material is put.

Click here for the online Photo Library 'Masterpieces Antiquity'