Uppsala University Library



A large number of persons are represented with their portraits in the collection. In total there are around 300,000 portraits in various techniques – from hand drawing to photography.

Here you can find portraits from the 16th century onwards of known and unknown persons from Sweden and abroad. There are also a number of fictitious portraits of persons active long before the 16th century. 


E-mail: ask.library@ub.uu.se
Phone: 018-471 39 00
twitter: @fragauub
Phone and chat available weekdays 9-18.
25 June-10 August: phone and chat available weekdays 10-13.
13-31 August: phone and chat available weekdays 9-15.