Isaiah Berlin Image Database (IBID)

All images on the IBID are subject to copyright. In most cases, but by no means all, the copyright lies either with the Isaiah Berlin Literary Trust or Wolfson College, Oxford. In any event, no images may be used, in any way, without the appropriate permission. All permission requests should be sent to the Isaiah Berlin Legacy Fellow at:


Images relating to Russia and the Soviet Union.

Berlin and Family

Berlin, and his family, from Riga to Oxford and beyond.

Berlin and his milieu

Berlin and his intellectual world, friends and colleagues.

Portraits of Berlin

Formal and informal portraits.

Berlin and Wolfson College

Berlin and the Oxford college that he founded in 1966