The Department of Image Collections is a study and research collection. For the majority of the archive, copyright restrictions prevent granting publication permissions. Reproductions and permissions may be allowed for images for which the Image Collections owns the copyright. Researchers may photocopy images from the collection for their own personal use. Researchers may not scan, reproduce, or duplicate the images for any purpose.
Requests for images intended for reproduction should be sent to Image Collections.
Additional information about copyright see United States Copyright Office
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Tuesday through Friday, 10:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
(except federal holidays)
National Gallery of Art East Building
4th Street and Pennsylvania Avenue NW
National Gallery of Art
2000B South Club Drive
Landover, MD 20785
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