The Spencer Museum of Art offers high-quality images of works in the collection. Although the Museum owns the works in its collection, it does not own the copyrights for those works. Copyright may be held by an artist, estate, gallery, or agency. Permission to reproduce a work from the Spencer Museum’s collection must be secured from the copyright holder unless the work is in the public domain.
Reproduction and digital file preparation fees will vary depending on image use.
For questions about copyright status or reproduction permissions, contact the Rights and Reproductions Assistant.
The Spencer Museum of Art is prohibited from offering valuations, appraisals, or authentications for works of art. Appraisal and authentication should be conducted by a certified appraiser or reputable auction house.
The following organizations provide a directory of members that provide appraisal services.