paintings hanging in storage


Low-resolution images suitable for research, classroom presentations and unpublished papers are available to all, free of charge, through the museum’s searchable online database. Simply click on an image to enlarge it to full size.


High-resolution images suitable for publication are distributed by the Bridgeman Art Library. Mead staff are unable to process requests for images that can be provided by Bridgeman. 

In rare instances when Bridgeman is unable to provide an image, contact Owen Embury, Collection Management Assistant ( Requests requiring new photography may take 4–8 weeks to process.