Barton Barton & Plotkin | Maurice Ross
This depends on where the photograph was taken and the specific circumstances in which the photograph was taken. For example, anyone can legally take and publish a photograph of a building if the photograph is taken from a public street or sidewalk. On the other hand, it would be illegal to take and publish a photograph of a painting that is hanging in a private art gallery. You may wish to retain counsel to analyze the specific situation you have in mind.
Answer Applies to: New York