How to order

Ordering for publication

Unless otherwise stated, all copyright and other rights in the photo library are and shall be the property of Freud Museum London.

High resolution digital images are available to license for publication and/or broadcast with the permission of the museum. Please contact the Photo Library, specifying the intended publication or use outlined by the information below.

Copyright fees

Copyright license fees for publication in books, magazines, and subscription journals are dependent on:

  • the rights required (single or multi-language, one country or world rights)
  • the estimated print run of the publication
  • the use of the image on the cover or inside a publication

All fees include e-book or other electronic format license.

We offer discounts in the following cases:

  • For academic and small editions
  • Editions of less than 1000 = 20% discount; 1,000 – 4,999 = 10% discount
Broadcast and film use

Fees for broadcasting still or moving images are dependent on:

  • territories required
  • length of term of rights required (months, years or in perpetuity)
  • media required and extent of transmission (broadcast only, online etc)
Ordering for private use

A selection of photographs and prints are available to buy through our online shop.

Photos that are not shown in this selection can be requested from the photo library as high-resolution digital downloads.

Please contact the Photo Library, specifying the IN number(s) or photo titles required.


Once a fee has been arranged, payment can be made via bank transfer or by credit/debit card though the museum’s online shop.

The license will be granted and the requested high-resolution (minimum 300dpi) digital image(s) will be sent by email or via FTP link.

VAT information

  • Value Added Tax (at the prevailing rate) is charged on UK sales
  • There is no VAT on EEC sales if the customer provides their VAT number
  • No VAT is charged on other international sales.