Rights and Restrictions Information
Prints and Photographs Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C., 20540-4730
Publication and other forms of distribution: The Artist Posters collection
spanning the late 1800s to the present,
by thousands of artists. Patrons wishing
to publish or otherwise distribute items
from this collection must conduct item-specific
assessments of the rights which may be
associated with the specific pieces.
Online catalog records for posters in this collection include all legible information
found on the item related to copyright, such as the name of the copyright claimant.
Copyright for posters is determined by guidelines on the duration of copyright; see: Copyright and Other Restrictions That Apply to Publication/Distribution of Images: Assessing the Risk of Using a P&P Image - How Long Copyrights Last.
When the Library is aware of restriction
information for a specific artist, a statement is available, listed on the Rights and Restrictions Information page under the artist's name.
Access: Subject to P&P policy on serving
Reproduction (photocopying, hand-held camera copying, photoduplication and other forms of copying allowed by "fair use"): Subject to P&P policy on copying. This policy prohibits photocopying of
Credit Line: Library of Congress, Prints and
Photographs Division, [reproduction
number, e.g., LC-USZ62-90145]
For more information, please read: Copyright
and Other Restrictions That Apply to Publication/Distribution of Images: Assessing the Risk of Using a P&P Image
Prepared by: Prints and Photographs Division staff. Revised: Feb. 2004; March 2019