Museum of Modern Art


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Short Introduction

One of the world's leading and renowned modern art museums.

A broad representation of Muybridge’s work is held here, with approximately 300 distinct prints from Human and Animal Locomotion and 2 albums including:
The Pacific Coast of Central America and Mexico; The Isthmus of Panama; Guatemala; and the Cultivation and Shipment of Coffee and
Yosemite Photographs.

Past Exhibitions

Photography Until Now February 18 - April 10, 1990

Rights & Reproduction Information

All requests to reproduce works of art from MoMA's collection within North America (Canada, U.S., Mexico) should be addressed directly to Art Resource, Scala's New York representative, at 536 Broadway, New York, New York 10012. Telephone (212) 505-8700; fax (212) 505-2053,, Requests from all other geographical locations should be addressed directly to Scala Group S.p.A., 62, via Chiantigiana, 50012 Bagno a Ripoli/Firenze, Italy. Telephone 39 055 6233 200; fax: 39 055 641124,, More Information

Online Presence

Online Collection

Collection Items:

Photographic Material

Prints: 281

Images on Glass: 14

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The Museum of Modern Art
11 West 53 Street
New York,
NY 10019

Phone: +1 212 708-9400



Lead Contact:
Sarah Meister, Curator(

Open Hours:
Sunday 10:30 a.m.–5:30 p.m.
Monday 10:30 a.m.–5:30 p.m.
Tuesday closed
Wednesday 10:30 a.m.–5:30 p.m.
Thursday 10:30 a.m.–5:30 p.m. (Open until 8:45 p.m. on the first Thursday of each month and every Thursday in July and August)
Friday 10:30 a.m.–8:00 p.m.
Saturday 10:30 a.m.–5:30 p.m.

Accessibility of Muybridge Collections to Public:
Researchers may use the Erna and Victor Hasselblad Photography Study Center to consult photographs from the Museum's collection. By appointment alternating Mondays and Wednesdays 2:00 p.m.–5:00 p.m. (212) 708-9626, fax (212) 333-1123, e-mail