Semaphore_alphabet.jpg (download)‎ (428 × 268 pixels, file size: 32 KB, MIME type: image/jpeg)

Summary Edit

This is a new image created by AdamQ and adapted from Nancy Blackett's stick figures as drawn in Dick's pocket book. This is not the original drawing.

Licensing: Edit

· · — You are standing into danger, so look out: this is a copyright image

This image is one of the pen-and-ink sketches of Arthur Ransome or a sample, crop or adaptation of one of his sketches. The copyright for the original work is controlled by Arthur Ransome's executors and publishers.

Use of small, low-resolution images of Arthur Ransome's pen-and-ink sketches to illustrate:

  • the copyrighted book character(s) or places or objects or scenes(s) or storyline(s) in the sketch in question;
  • where no free alternative exists or can be created,
  • on Arthur Ransome Wiki hosted on servers in the United States by,

qualifies as fair use under United States copyright law. Any other uses of this image may be copyright infringement. See Wikipedia:Wikipedia:Non-free content Wikipedia:Wikipedia:copyright for more information.

To the uploader

At each and every instance of uploading of Arthur Ransome pen-and-ink sketches, please give:

  • in your own words, an explanation why this particular file needs to be uploaded (this is called "fair use rationale")
  • the source of the work

Crop the image so that you are only showing the subject matter of the article you are illustrating (eg Nancy out of a crowd shot).

Shrink the image to the smallest size where it is still viewable, maybe 300 pixels wide.

The image must be provided as a primary means of visual identification of the subject, not merely as decoration.

Do not upload high-resolution, high quality

Arthur Ransome Wiki must not become a source of high quality artwork; that is a job for Arthur Ransome's publishers and literary executors.

File history

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current17:55, October 15, 2008Thumbnail for version as of 17:55, October 15, 2008428 × 268 (32 KB)AdamQ (Talk | contribs)Nancy Blackett's stick figures as drawn in Dick's pocket book

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