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by Stevenchesters
Wed Oct 14, 2015 7:18 am
Forum: Copyright Law
Topic: Reproduction of famous Art
Replies: 3
Views: 5368

Hi Thanks for your advice, its much appreciated. I just cant help thinking that due to the Bridgeman Art Library v Corel Corps case in the U.S. and the more relaxed nature towards this subject in many of the large European countries that the problem (as the museums may see it) is far too widespread ...
by Stevenchesters
Mon Oct 12, 2015 6:32 pm
Forum: Copyright Law
Topic: Reproduction of famous Art
Replies: 3
Views: 5368

Reproduction of famous Art

Hi Looking for advice regarding the use of digital images of famous artists works such as Monet and Van Gogh, found on the likes of wikimedia commons & other internet sources. Now I'm well aware that the copyright has long since expired on such works, however my concern is are the actual digital...
by Stevenchesters
Sun Jul 06, 2014 8:21 am
Forum: Copyright Law
Topic: Image use query
Replies: 1
Views: 4273

Image use query

Hi Andy, I was wondering what your thoughts are on using this image to print some posters for re-sale from : http://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Van_Gogh_-_Starry_Night_-_Google_Art_Project.jpg?uselang=en-gb It states on commons that the image is copyright free due to the obvious length of time t...
by Stevenchesters
Tue Jun 10, 2014 1:50 pm
Forum: Copyright Law
Topic: TWA airline posters by David Klein
Replies: 3
Views: 7809

Hi Andy,

thanks for the info, its very interesting and also very complex!

Can you possibly give me some examples of artists whom didn't register in the correct way for copyright ? Or is there a way for me to find out this information?

many thanks
Steven
by Stevenchesters
Tue Jun 10, 2014 8:19 am
Forum: Copyright Law
Topic: TWA airline posters by David Klein
Replies: 3
Views: 7809

TWA airline posters by David Klein

Hi, I was wondering what your thoughts were regarding copyright surrounding a series of travel posters designed by David Klein. He was commissioned to produce the posters in the 50's and 60's by TWA, an American airline company who operated from 1939 - 2001. I love the posters and was hoping to fait...
by Stevenchesters
Sun May 11, 2014 6:29 pm
Forum: Copyright Law
Topic: Reproducing ww2 posters commercially
Replies: 6
Views: 8083

Hi Andy

Thanks for the info yet again, it's really helpful.

It makes me realise though how many people are actually disregarding copyright and these images (some large companies and small), and iIs there actually anybody policing such infringements.

Best regards
Steven
by Stevenchesters
Sun May 11, 2014 10:14 am
Forum: Copyright Law
Topic: Reproducing ww2 posters commercially
Replies: 6
Views: 8083

Hi Andy, With regards to crown copyright, are there any guidelines that I can follow to easily determine if an image or artwork would be or had been covered by crown copyright? I was wanting to reproduce some vintage British railway travel posters and my research led me to the Science and Society pi...
by Stevenchesters
Fri May 09, 2014 8:46 am
Forum: Copyright Law
Topic: Reproducing ww2 posters commercially
Replies: 6
Views: 8083

Hi Andy, Thanks for your swift response. Your advice is much appreciated and I've already took your advice and dropped a mail to the National Archives regarding this. With regards to crown copyright I've just printed off a quite useful chart from the book by Tim Padfield called 'copyright for archiv...
by Stevenchesters
Thu May 08, 2014 7:27 pm
Forum: Copyright Law
Topic: Reproducing ww2 posters commercially
Replies: 6
Views: 8083

Reproducing ww2 posters commercially

Hi, Was looking for some advice regarding reproducing commercially some ww2 posters that the national archives have released on wikimedia commons. All the images are stated copyright free on wikimedia commons, but was unsure if that applied when using the material commercially or not. After extensiv...