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by HelenBee
Mon Dec 10, 2018 4:08 pm
Forum: Ownership and Permission
Topic: Postcard image: oil painting
Replies: 2
Views: 18

Re: Postcard image: oil painting

That's not what I was expecting you to say – which is good for that particular example. I do have others that I think will be affected and will need to be excluded. I'm not too worried about doing that - I want to be able to defend the content and excluding some will add weight to the process. I had...
by HelenBee
Mon Dec 10, 2018 1:16 pm
Forum: Ownership and Permission
Topic: Postcard image: oil painting
Replies: 2
Views: 18

Postcard image: oil painting

Following on from your very comprehensive reply to my first query, can I run a specific postcard image past you for your opinion? I suspect I know how you will reply but it would help me make my final selection. The postcard was posted in 1943. It’s from a series by Raphael Tuck and is of a painting...
by HelenBee
Thu Dec 06, 2018 8:41 am
Forum: Ownership and Permission
Topic: Postcard images and content
Replies: 2
Views: 91

Re: Postcard images and content

Thank you for your reply. I am now very reassured. I’d already read here about the 50-year rule before I contacted FF and thought that perhaps they had created their own copyright restriction. Either way, I’m not concerned about it because all the cards are more than 100 years old. FF also wanted to...
by HelenBee
Wed Dec 05, 2018 8:12 pm
Forum: Ownership and Permission
Topic: Postcard images and content
Replies: 2
Views: 91

Postcard images and content

I’ve read various posts on here regarding the use of postcards in books. I am thinking about writing a book about postcards sent in the early years of the 20th century. I have contacted Francis Frith who still sell versions of their old images and they are happy for me to use any postcards that I ca...