THE HUNTINGTON ARCHIVE of Buddhist and Asian Art
About Us

Image Requests

In order to help us better serve you, when requesting a high-resolution image or reproduction rights to images located within our site or stored in our Digital Database Collection please write to us at and include the following information:

  • Name
  • Institution
  • Email Address
  • Image Title(s) with multiple titles separated by commas
  • Scan Number(s) with multiple scan numbers separated by commas
  • Intended Use
  • Additional Information, Comments or Questions
If the requested image is located within our web site and not within our database, please include the URL for the page in which the image is located with the "Additional Information".

*Please note: Not all of the images contained within the Huntington Archive website, Online Exhibition sections, and Digital Database Collection are copyrighted property of The Huntington Archive.
We may be unable to grant permission to use all requested images.

*Please note: The Huntington Archive does not conduct appraisals on art objects, and does not contain original works of art.

Web Site Issues

For questions, comments or concerns pertaining to The Huntington Archive web site and downloadable materials stored on our web site, please contact the Digital South Asia Library webmaintainer at

General Inquiries

For general inquiries, or for further information regarding The Huntington Archive, please e-mail us at Please allow us 3-5 business days to respond to your inquiry.

Photographic Donations

In the interest of preservation and access, The Huntington Archive gladly accepts donations of photographic collections of Asian art. The Archive also collaborates with scholars to preserve their personal collections and make them publicly available for research and teaching. If you are aware of photographic collections that need a home now or in the future, please contact