Licensing & merchandising

We are home to a unique collection of visually stunning and historically significant imagery available to license.

This includes:

  • Over 100,000 photographs dating from the 1800s to the 1990s
  • Posters commissioned by the Post Office from prominent graphic designers such as Tom Eckersley and Edward McKnight Kauffer
  • A collection of iconic pillar boxes, vehicles and objects representing some of the most instantly recognisable icons in the history of world design
  • Fundraising
  • Marketing
  • Much more including maps, telegrams and ephemera
'Be Really Cool Man – Save' poster, c.1960 (POST 110/2740)
Bowls Road Directory, 1796 (POST 21/159)
Greetings Telegram, c.1950 (POST 109/668)
Croydon Airport Van Loading Mail, c.1935 (POST 118/393)

We are working with Heritage Licensing to partner up our globally significant archive and historical expertise with exciting and creative licensees. Our licensing ranges so far include toys, stationery and high quality interiors and we are keen to explore more.

For image merchandising opportunities please use the enquiry form below outlining the nature of the opportunity or email