Fine Arts Museum of San Francisco


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Short Introduction

The Fine Arts Museum of San Francisco is one of the largest public art institutions in the US and comprises two museums: the de Young in Golden Gate Park, which houses collections of American paintings, decorative arts and crafts, as well as arts from Africa, Oceania, and the Americas; and the Legion of Honor in Lincoln Park, which houses collections of decorative arts and paintings, ancient art, and one of country's largest and finest collections of works on paper. The works on paper collection includes 74,000 works, 65,000 of which are digitized.


Searching the 'ImageBase' online catalogue produces details of 1 Muybridge collotype image: 'Animal Locomotion, plate 153 from the book Animal Locomotion.'

Other Muybridge-related items may be available. Please contact the curator for further information.

Rights & Reproduction Information

Most artworks are available for publication, subject to fees, terms and conditions.
Enquiries about image rights and reproductions should be made by calling
415.750.3602 or
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Collection Items:

Photographic Material

Prints: 1

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Legion of Honor
Lincoln Park
100 34th Avenue
San Francisco, CA 94121, USA

Phone: +1 415.750.3600

Fax: +1 415.750.3680


Lead Contact:
James A Ganz, Curator Achenbach Foundation for Graphic Arts Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco(

Open Hours:
Open six days a week, Tuesday - Sunday, 9:30 a.m.–5:15 p.m. (last ticket at 4:30 p.m.)

The Museum is open until 3:30 pm on July 4.

Closed January 1, Thanksgiving Day, and December 25.

The museum closes at 3:30 p.m. on December 24 and 31.

Accessibility of Muybridge Collections to Public:
Please contact the curator for details.