Bridgeman Images is the leading supplier of rights managed Art, Culture & historic images and footage for licensing and reproduction.
Since 1972 Bridgeman Images have provided millions of pounds in revenue to the Museums, Artists and Collections we represent which go into preservation, restoration, new collections, exhibitions and much more.
Bridgeman Images work with museums, galleries, collections, and artists to provide a central resource of fine art and archive footage for reproduction to creative professionals. Every subject, concept, style, and medium is represented, from the masterpieces of national museums to the hidden treasures of private collections. Our represented collections include; British Library, Christie’s, the Royal Collection, Detroit Institute of Art and the Imperial War Museum.
Spanning centuries of visual communication, photographic reproductions of paintings, sculpture, textiles, maps and anthropological artefacts can all be found in the collection as well as early photography, newsreels, and documentaries.
Our dynamic website offers a unique BROWSE section for looking at work from a particular artist, collection and themed subject or concept and search results can be sorted by trending and new. Instantly search and download portraits of leading personalities throughout history, rare footage of World War One and discover fresh new talent via our contemporary art platform, Bridgeman Studio.
Combine high-resolution images and footage for a complete visual package. Contact our expert researchers for assistance in administering copyright and reproduction licenses for celebrated artists, including Lucian Freud.
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