Re: Fair use vs CR infringment?
Posted by Tony S on 9/01/07
No one can offer any help here?
On 7/10/07, Tony S wrote:
> Hi all.
> As an artist am i allowed to paint an "Original"
> painting/drawing of a copywritten character and sell
> that "Original" art?
> Am i by law allowed to display that art on my website as a
> representation of my abilities and artistic talent.
> Now...keep in mind....im talking about a 1 of. Not prints
> and or reproductions of my art. Just the original art
> itself. A one of a kind.
> Example....I do a painting of Lady Death which is a
> copywritten Char. and i sell said art on ebay.
> Later down the road the owner sees my site and demands i
> remove the pix af my "original" art that are in likness of
> his copywritten char IE Lady Death.
> Keep in mind...this is not art based on existing art. but
> it is a likness of a existing char. The scene depicting
> Lady Death that i painted is totaly original and NOT based
> off of any prior published work.
> Where in this do i have a legal leg to stand on if any at
> Thx for any help guys.
Posts on this thread, including this one
- Fair use vs CR infringment?, 7/10/07, by Tony S.
- Re: Fair use vs CR infringment?, 9/01/07, by Tony S.
- Re: Fair use vs CR infringment?, 9/30/07, by Darius A. Marzec, Esq..