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Achenbach Foundation for Graphic Arts Study Center

Roy Lichtenstein (American, 1923–1997). Albert Dupont (printer, French, active 20th century). Untitled, pg. 53, illustration for the poem, "De nouveau au-dessus de Denver," (detail), 1992. Color etching and aquatint on arches wove paper. The Reva and David Logan Collection of Illustrated Books. 2000.200.51.6

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Thursdays, 10 am–noon and 2–4 pm
Saturdays, 11:30 am–2:30 pm

Individual appointments to see selections from the collection must be scheduled in advance and are available subject to staff availability. To inquire, email achenbach@famsf.org.

Join volunteers from the Achenbach Graphic Arts Council as they describe print processes and answer questions about printmaking in the Hoefer Print Study Room on Saturdays 11:30 am–2:30 pm.

Due to staff limitations, the Hoefer Print Study room is closed on Thursdays until June 1, 2015, and no appointments to view artwork will be taken until after this date. Saturday hours will not be altered during this time.

The Achenbach Foundation for Graphic Arts has in its collection more than 90,000 works of art on paper including prints, drawings, photographs and artist books. Many of these artworks can be viewed in the Jacqueline and Peter Hoefer Print Study Room and Leanne and George Roberts Seminar Room located at the Legion of Honor with advance notice. Advance reservations for college and university classes to visit are also available.