Paris museums make historic artworks available online

Paris museums make historic artworks available online

Various museums in Paris feature pieces from Francisco Goya, Claude Monet, Rembrandt, and many, many more.

The city’s Paris Musées, a public institution that incorporates the French capital’s 14 museums, has made it easier to view these countless masterpieces, uploading 321,178 works of art to its website.

“Making this data available guarantees that our digital files can be freely accessed and reused by anyone or everyone, without any technical, legal or financial restraints, whether for commercial use or not,” Paris Musées noted in a press release, Hypebeast reports.

“We are ensuring they can easily, enduringly, freely and instantly use High Definition images to support their research, their teaching and their publications, thereby improving their physical and digital cultural mediation tools.”

You can check out the entire public domain via Paris Musées’ webpage.