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News: Posters in the image archive of the New York Public Library
March 13, 2005

poster from Edward Penfield The New York Public Library now has an online digital image archive of 275 ' 000 high quality images. Among them are hundreds of posters grouped under the heading Turn of the century posters, or reproductions of every page of the famous periodical Les maitres d'affiches (1896 - 1900), like the one from Toulouse-Lautrec at left.

The pictures can be downloaded for individual private study, scholarship and research only. For any other use, a fee has to be paid to the NYPL. Please note that the image at left is not reproduced from the NYPL site, but only serves as example of what could be found there.

There is a review of this web gallery in the New York Times

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