Special subject collections:
- Applied art, design
- Graphic design
- Garden art
- Costume and fashion
- History of art
They cover the eras from Antiquity to the present.
Searchable holdings (9/2012):
ca. 240,500 records for books, exhibition and auction catalogues, comprising 1,500 'livrets de Salons', 1,800 catalogues of Great exhibitions, 61,627 auction catalogues; 2,740 periodical records (170 current); ca. 52,708 articles from 1958 to 1994; 4,730 image albums (Maciet collection).
The digitised images of the iconographic collection Maciet (65,000 pages) are available on the internet via the recordings of the catalogue. Equally available via the catalogue recordings are the digitized photographs of Henri Le Secq and Eugène Atget (2,000 photographs).
For more detailed information: http://www.lesartsdecoratifs.fr/fr/05bibliothequeartsdeco/03images/page01.html