Bridgeman Images, Affiliated Company

The world’s leading specialists in the distribution of fine art, cultural and historical media for reproduction. Rights managed, managed right.


Founded in 1972, Bridgeman Images works with museums, galleries, collections and artists to provide a central resource of fine art and archive footage for reproduction to creative professionals. Every subject, concept, style and medium is represented, from the masterpieces of national museums to the hidden treasures of private collections.


Spanning centuries of visual communication, photographic reproductions of paintings, sculpture, textiles, maps and anthropological artefacts can all be found in the collection as well as newer forms of media including early photography, newsreels and documentaries.


High resolution images and clips are accessible for users all over the world; each one has been meticulously catalogued with industry leading metadata and key-word functions to give a search experience that is second-to-none for professionals and novices alike.


The images are used in hundreds of different ways. From book covers to advertising campaigns, interior design to editorial content as well as websites, mobile apps and more.


Bridgeman Images’ website allows you to explore the collection in depth with quick and advanced search facilities. It also provides a full research service whereby their researchers can select images and clips to suit your requirements.


Exciting new content is being added to their website every day. Contact Bridgeman Images here.