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Ben Shahn

Rights and Restrictions Information

Prints and Photographs Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C., 20540-4730

Prints and photographs by Ben Shahn are restricted by copyright. Privacy and publicity rights may also apply.

Access: Permitted; subject to P&P policy on serving originals.

Reproduction (photocopying, hand-held camera copying, photoduplication and other forms of copying allowed by "fair use"): Permitted, subject to P&P policy on copying, which prohibits photocopying of the original prints and drawings.

Publication and other forms of distribution: Restricted. Works created after January 1, 1978 are protected for the creator's life plus 70 years. (See P&P Collection Files.) Privacy and publicity rights may also apply. Permission to publish artworks by Ben Shahn must be requested from:

The Visual Artists and Galleries Association (VAGA)
Telephone: (212) 736-6666

Credit Line: Library of Congress, Prints & Photographs Division, [reproduction number, e.g., LC-USZ62-123456]

For more information, please read: Copyright and Other Restrictions That Apply to Publication/Distribution of Images: Assessing the Risk of Using a P&P Image

Prepared by: Prints and Photographs Division staff. Prepared date: January 04, 2006

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