• Je n'ai rien à te dire sinon que je t'aime
    Romantic correspondence
    From 17 September 2014 to 15 February 2015
    The Museum invites you to explore intimate writings and confidences by famous people.
  • Sade - Marquis of Shadows, Prince of the Enlightenment
    The spectrum of libertinism from the 16th to the 20th century
    From 26 September 2014 to 18 January 2015
    As we celebrate the bicentennial of the death of the Marquis de Sade (1740-1814) this year, the Institute of Letters and Manuscripts is exhibiting one of the ...
THE THIRD EUROPEAN DAYS OF LETTERS AND MANUSCRIPTS

The third European Days of Letters and Manuscripts will be held on 3, 4 and 5 October at the Hôtel Salomon de Rothschild in the 8th arrondissement of Paris, near the Arc de Triomphe and the Champs Elysées. An unusual event, the only one of its kind in...

MANUSCRIPTS OF GOLD ‒ 100 ILLUSTRIOUS AND ILLUSTRATED LETTERS BY CHRISTEL PIGEON AND GÉRARD LHÉRITIER

To mark the 3rd European Days of Letters and Manuscripts, the third opus in the L’Or des manuscrits series, on the subject of illustrated letters, is coming out on 4 October.

A magnificent palette of artists!

Are letters the mirror of the soul?...

Gabrielle-Émilie Le TONNELIER de BRETEUIL, Marchioness du CHÂTELET
Autograph manuscript, entitled Geometry course, [ca. 1735].
Marie-Antoinette of AUSTRIA
Autograph letter, dated May 6, 1791.
Charlotte BRONTË
Autograph manuscript, entitled Second series of the Young Men’s Magazines. No Second, dated...
Edmond HUOT de GONCOURT
Autograph manuscript in six volumes, [1872-1877].
Piotr Ilitch TCHAIKOVSKY
Signed autograph letter, addressed to Joseph Dupont, dated 25 October - 6 November 1876, Moscow.
Marie CURIE
Signed certificate accompanying a solid salt of radium machine, dated 29 June 1926, Paris [header...
MUSEE DES LETTRES ET MANUSCRITS
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75007 PARIS - FRANCE

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