The Public Catalogue Foundation is committed to respecting the intellectual property rights of others.
Permitted Use of Images on www.thepcf.org.uk and www.bbc.co.uk/yourpaintings
Images and data associated with the paintings may be reproduced for non-commercial research and private study purposes as well as other uses permitted under the Copyright, Designs and Patents Act 1988, as amended and revised.
However, for ALL other uses, you need to actively obtain further consent from the contributing collection. Where the underlying painting is in copyright (this is where the artist is alive or died in the last 70 years), further permissions will also be needed from the artists, their estates or nominated rights holder/s. The contributing collection may be able to help you concerning the clearance of further rights in the original work.
Approach to Copyright
The Public Catalogue Foundation has made all reasonable efforts to ensure that the reproduction of all images and underlying paintings on this site is done with the full consent of copyright owners and the respective collections. However, there are certain rights holders that have proved to be untraceable. Any queries in this respect should be addressed to firstname.lastname@example.org
The Public Catalogue Foundation undertakes to remove images if requested to do so by rights holders. Such requests should be made to email@example.com