Resources

The Legion of Honor provides important research and study resources. The Museums' Photo Services and Imaging department sources images of artworks contained in the Legion's permanent collection. The Jacqueline and Peter Hoefer Print Study Room and the Leanne and George Roberts Seminar Room are the premiere locations for students, scholars, artists and other museum professionals interested in the Achenbach Foundation for Graphic Arts and are open by appointment only. In addition, porcelain enthusiasts and scholars may utilize the Porcelain Study Room on Friday afternoons or by advance appointment.

Special Collections

Achenbach Foundation for Graphic Arts Study Center

AboutThe Achenbach Foundation for Graphic Arts has in its collection more than 90,000 works of art on paper including prints, drawings, artist books, and photographs. Many of these artworks can be viewed by qualified researchers in the George Roberts Seminar Room located at the Legion of Honor... View More

Ceramic Study Center

The Ceramic Study Center adjoins the Bowles Porcelain Gallery on the lower level of the Legion of Honor. This room houses the Legion’s ceramics collection not on view in the Porcelain Gallery and includes examples of English, French and German pottery and porcelain and Chinese export wares.... View More

Photo Services and Imaging

Contact InformationSusan GrinolsDirector, Photo Services and Imagingsgrinols@famsf.orgThe Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco (FAMSF) provide images for a variety of purposes. We have over 80,000 images of prints, drawings, paintings, textiles and 3-dimensional artwork from our permanent... View More