Photography and Image Permissions Contacts

This list is maintained by H-SHERA editors for the benefit of fellow scholars of Russian, East European, and Eurasian art and architectural history. New entries or updates to existing entries are very much appreciated--please email editorial-shera@mail.h-net.msu.edu. --Ed.


Finland:

Slavonic Library, National Library of Finland
Address formal request to: Irina Lukka (Librarian)
Email: irina.lukka [at] helsinki [dot] fi
Last contacted: 2017

Russia:

Abramtsevo
Музей-заповедник "Абрамцево"
Address formal request to: Galina Kochinova
Email: info [at] abramtsevo [dot] net
Last contacted: 2017

Institut Russkoi literatury (aka Pushkinskii Dom), St. Petersburg
Address formal request to: Valentin Vadimovich Golovin (Direktor)
Image Contact: Valentin Vadimovich Golovin
Email: irliran [at] mail [dot] ru
Last contacted: Fall 2018

Library of the Russian Academy of Sciences (Biblioteka Rossiiskoi akademii nauk, BAN), St. Petersburg
http://www.rasl.ru/

Museum-apartment of Isaak Brodsky, St Petersburg
Musei-kvartira Isaaka Brodskogo
Image Contact: Maria Bondarewa
Email: maria.bondarewa [at] yandex [dot] ru
Alternative method: Facebook page of the Russian Academy of Fine Arts Museum
Last contacted: May 2018

Perm’ State Art Gallery, Perm’
Permskaia Gosudarstvennaia khudozhestvennaia galereia
Address formal request to: Iuliia Borisovna Tavrizian (Direktor)
Image Contact: Iuliia Borisovna Tavrizian
Email: director [at] permartmuseum [dot] ru
Last contacted: October 2015

Russian State Archive of Literature and Art (RGALI)
Address formal request to: Маргарита Юрина, специалист по исполнению запросов
Email: zapros [dot] rgali [at] yandex [dot] ru
Last contacted: 2017

Russian National Library, St. Petersburg
http://nlr.ru/

State Hermitage Museum, St. Petersburg
Gosudarstvennyi Ermitazh
Address formal request to: (they send a form—no formal request letter needed)
Image Contact: Zhanna Etsina
Email: etsina [at] hermitage [dot] ru
Last contacted: Fall 2018

The State Historical Museum, Moscow
Address formal request to: Eteri Tsuladze (Head of the Department on foreign relations)
The State Historical Museum
Red Square 1
Moscow 109012, Russia
Tel/Fax: +7 (495) 692 24 32
Last contacted: 2017

State Pushkin Museum
Pushkinskii Muzei
Address formal request to: Марина Лошак (Директор Государственного музея изобразительных искусств имени А.С. Пушкина)
Last contacted: 2017

State Russian Museum, St. Petersburg
Gosudarstvennyi Russkii Muzei
Address formal request to: Evgeniia Nikolaevna Petrova (Zamestitel’ Direktora po nauchnoi raboty)
Image Contact: Vera Kessenich
Email: kessenix [at] gmail [dot] com
Last contacted: September 2018

State Tretiakov Gallery, Moscow
Gosudarstvennaia Tretiakovskaia galereia
Address formal request to: Трегуловой Зельфире Исмаиловне (Генеральному Директору Государственной Третьяковской Галере)
Image Contact: Marina Vasiljevna Ivanova
Email: IvanovaMV [at] tretyakov [dot] ru
Last contacted: October 2018

OR

Image Contact: Васильева Оксана Юрьевна
Email: VasilevaOI [at] tretyakov [dot] ru
Last contacted: October 2018

Ukraine:

Kyiv National Museum of Russian Art
Київський національний музей російського мистецтва/Киевский национальный музей русского искусства
Image Contact: Marina Vasiljevna Ivanova
Email: museumru [at] ukr [dot] net 
Museum website
Last contacted: Fall 2018

Odessa Art Museum, Odessa
Odesskii khudozhestvennyi muzei
Image Contact: Gera Grudev
Email:  Ggegay [at] gmail [dot] com
Alternative method: Museum's Facebook page
Last contacted: May 2018

St. Cyril Church at the St. Sophia Cathedral, Kiev
01001, Украина, Киев, ул. Владимирская, 24, Национальный заповедник "София Киевская"
Address formal request to: Вячеслав Корниенко, доктор исторических наук, заместитель генерального директора по научной работе
Email: aqwila [at] ukr [dot] net
Last contacted: 2017

United States:

Zimmerli Art Museum at Rutgers University, New Brunswick, NJ
Image Contact: Kiki Michael, Assistant Registrar
Email: photography [at] zimmerli [dot] rutgers [dot] edu
More details: Image Policies
Last contacted: May 2018