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Image Collections

The library’s department of image collections is a study and research center for images of Western art and architecture and is one of the largest of its kind. Its holdings number over 16 million photographs, slides, negatives, microforms, and digital images. The department serves the Gallery’s staff, members of the Center for Advanced Study in the Visual Arts, visiting scholars, and qualified researchers.

Monday, noon to 4:30 p.m.
Tuesday through Friday, 10:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
(except federal holidays)

Location
National Gallery of Art East Building
4th Street and Pennsylvania Avenue NW
Washington, DC

Mailing Address
Image Collections
National Gallery of Art
2000B South Club Drive
Landover, MD 20785

Contact image collections or call (202) 842-6026