Privacy Policy

Old Book Illustrations values the privacy of its visitors and is committed to comply with the EU’s General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR). This Privacy Policy governs the use and collection of information receives from you.

What information do we collect?

IP Addresses and Browser Level Information

Our web servers automatically collect limited information about your device configuration when you visit our site, including the type of browser software you use, the operating system you’re running, the screen resolution of your device, the website that referred you to our site and your IP address. Your IP address does not contain personally identifiable information, nor does it identify you personally. We use this information to deliver our web pages to you upon request and to analyze traffic within our Site.


To help make our site more responsive to the needs of our visitors and to improve site navigation, we utilize a standard feature of browser software called a “cookie.” A cookie is a small piece of computer code that is deposited on your hard drive by our site. This type of technology is designed to tell us where you visit within our site and whether or not you agreed to our cookie policy. Our “smart-navigation” cookies make for a smoother browsing experience. Two other cookies (60gpBAK and 60gpD) are used by our Web hosting service (see footnote) for load balancing purpose.

if you are a patron and wish to download full-size images from the site, we will set up several cookies when you log in, to save your credentials, your screen display choices, and to allow you to access the images. Login and image-access cookies last for two days, and screen options cookies last for a year. If you select “Remember Me”, your login will persist for two weeks. If you log out of your account, the login and image-access cookies will be removed.

Web browsers typically give you the option to refuse or allow cookies. Below, you’ll find a few links which may help you learn how to disable cookies in some major web browsers:

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