British Museum Images is the commercial licensing department of the British Museum. We provide access to commercial quality images of material from a collection of over 8 million objects spanning the history of mankind: from the stone tools of early man to twentieth century prints. We provide a range of services including expert research, rights clearance, bespoke photography and flexible licensing models.
Ancient World: Ancient Greece, Egypt, Roman, Mesopotamia, Babylon, Persian Empire and Assyrians. World cultures: Aztec, Incas, Mayas, African art, Oceania, Indian and Asian Art‚ Crafts and design of the world: Glass, Metalwork, Calligraphy, Jewellery, Ceramics and Textiles. Religion and beliefs: Mythology, Buddhism, Hinduism, Judaism, Islam and more
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Direct access to 8 million artefacts and art works Search through almost 2 million objects form the museum catalogue online More than 600,000 artefacts digitised and over 100,000 commercial quality images directly available for licensing.
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