[WikiEN-l] Artists' impressions

Anthony DiPierro wikilegal at inbox.org
Thu May 18 22:46:10 UTC 2006

On 5/18/06, Steve Bennett <stevagewp at gmail.com> wrote:
> What about an artists' impression of the inhabitants of an ancient
> civilisation, based on archeological evidence? Or what about a sketch of a
> building before it was destroyed, based on (copyrighted) sketches or photos
> that already exist?
These two examples (especially the second one) don't seem to fit your
definition, which was "pictures attempting to illustrate a subject in
the absence of definitive information".

I'd say it's hard for an image drawn by a Wikipedia not to technically
violate NOR, so NOR should probably be clarified with these types of
images in mind.  What to put in the caption of the image is especially

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