Iconic images now licensed as greeting cards

By john joyce on 12 May 2011

Our Licensing Manager, Harriet Berry, shares further details of some the images from our collection recently licensed as greeting cards, on sale not only at our museums but around the country. Today the focus is on iconic London photographer Henry Grant There are nine iconic Henry Grant images in the new licensed greetings card collection, including those pictured here. Henry Grant (1907 – 2004) was a London based photographer who started to work for a  news agency on Fleet Street in the 1940’s and pursued a career as a photojournalist. He was particularly skilled at capturing spontaneous moments of London life. In […]

New to our shop: a range of 21 great greetings cards (yours to win!)

By john joyce on 25 Mar 2011

Our Licensing Manager has been, over the last year, trawling through our vast and eclectic image collection to produce a fresh and varied range of greeting card images to be licensed and distributed through a partnership with Camden Graphics which is part of the UK Greetings family of companies. The licensing deal will generate income for the Museum through royalties paid on the sale of each card. This partnership will enable the Museum’s brand and collections to reach audiences all over the country, as the cards will be on sale in around 1,000 shops nationwide by the end of the year (and […]

New Postcards for the museum shop

By john chase on 19 Oct 2010

Despite living in London and spending many hours wandering around the capital, there are sights which have eluded me until now. The average tourist would feel bereft if they were to return home without a camera full of images of such things as Buckingham Palace, the lifeguards, Houses of Parliament, London Eye etc, which is precisely why there is a demand in the shop for postcards of such touristy treats. With this in mind I have been wandering round London whenever the sun is shining or just as its getting dark and taking those photos which up to now have […]