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== Definition ==
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== U.S. copyright law ==
 
=== U.S. copyright law ===
 
 
   
 
A '''work of visual art''' is —
 
A '''work of visual art''' is —
   
:(1) a painting, drawing, print or sculpture, existing in a single copy, in a limited edition of 200 copies or fewer that are signed and consecutively numbered by the [[author]], or, in the case of a sculpture, in multiple cast, carved, or fabricated sculptures of 200 or fewer that are consecutively numbered by the [[author]] and bear the [[signature]] or other identifying mark of the [[author]]; or
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:(1) a painting, drawing, print or sculpture, existing in a single copy, in a limited edition of 200 copies or fewer that are signed and consecutively numbered by the [[author]], or, in the case of a sculpture, in multiple cast, carved, or fabricated sculptures of 200 or fewer that are consecutively numbered by the [[author]] and bear the signature or other identifying mark of the [[author]]; or
   
 
:(2) a still [[photograph]]ic image produced for exhibition purposes only, existing in a single copy that is signed by the [[author]], or in a limited edition of 200 copies or fewer that are signed and consecutively numbered by the [[author]].
 
:(2) a still [[photograph]]ic image produced for exhibition purposes only, existing in a single copy that is signed by the [[author]], or in a limited edition of 200 copies or fewer that are signed and consecutively numbered by the [[author]].
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A work of visual art does not include —
 
A work of visual art does not include —
   
:(A)(i) any poster, [[map]], globe, [[chart]], technical drawing, [[diagram]], [[model]], applied art, [[motion picture]] or other [[audiovisual work]], book, magazine, newspaper, [[periodical]], [[data base]], [[electronic information service]], [[electronic publication]], or similar publication;
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:(A)(i) any poster, map, globe, chart, technical drawing, diagram, model, applied art, [[motion picture]] or other [[audiovisual work]], book, magazine, newspaper, [[periodical]], [[data base]], [[electronic information service]], [[electronic publication]], or similar publication;
   
 
::(ii) any merchandising item or [[advertising]], promotional, descriptive, covering, or packaging material or container;
 
::(ii) any merchandising item or [[advertising]], promotional, descriptive, covering, or packaging material or container;
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<references />
 
<references />
 
[[Category:Copyright]]
 
[[Category:Copyright]]
[[Category:Definition]]
 

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