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Collections News

Bridgeman partners with a carefully selected portfolio of collections and artists. Our website is your playground to discover hidden gems. Let us take you on a tour.


Read all about it! All the latest news, events and happenings. Every month a member of the team reveals their favourite images and clips in the archive.

Copyright Artists

Bridgeman Images represent over 200 artists and estates for full copyright administration. Our Bridgeman Copyright member artists include Dame Elizabeth Blackadder and the estates of Stanley Spencer and Lucian Freud.

Welcome to Bridgeman

Established in 1972 by Harriet Bridgeman, the family run company continues to thrive. Our ambition: to make the best of the world's art available for reproduction while supporting museums, artists and collections.


Make a date with history: View images and footage for significant anniversaries of 2016, 2017 and 2018.

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