Thanks Brit, I will have a look at Getty Images. I would love to hear from anyone who has licensed their work for museum merchandise, a somewhat limited market.
Art of Fact
I would suggest you get as many data points as you can.
Two that are easy to come by: do a search on Gettyimages and Corbis for rights managed illustration images. There is a whole desision tree for the use, and industry to help you nail down what to of the large commecial image providers charge. (it looks like Getty is charging about $1320 for a 2yr-50,000 impression, US license).
There is also a program you can buy with a yearly subscription calld FotoQuote ($149) which tracks the market.
You can further define the amount you can charge depending some on the uniqueness of the image, and the need and size of presentation.
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Subject: [SCIART] Merchandise Use Rights
Has anyone licensed their existing illustrations to a museum for use on mugs, tshirts, postcards etc for sale in the Gift Shop? I usually deal with publication Use Rights…peer journals, science-y books. I am at a loss how to cost this kind of non-exclusive merchandise useage. Any advise would be welcome.
I do have an older GAG Handbook but would be grateful for your personal experience with pricing for this kind of licensing.
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Thanks for your help in advance.
Art of Fact
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