Chrysler Museum of Art


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Short Introduction

The Chrysler Museum of Art holds almost 40,000 objects spanning 5,000 years.

The Muybridge collection here consists of 3 prints, two of which are collotypes from Animal Locomotion, the third an albumen print from Attitudes of Animals in Motion.

There are numerous books concerning Muybridge and his work here, as well as newspaper articles, journal articles and other published items.

Past Exhibitions

Eadweard Muybridge, Alice and Sol B. Frank Photography Gallery, Chrysler Museum of Art, Norfolk, VA, September 28, 1989- January 7, 1990.

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Collection Items:

Photographic Material

Prints: 3


Scripts: 1

Newspaper Cuttings: 13

Articles: 5

Books concerning Muybridge: 13

Books by Muybridge: 3

Exhibition Material

Posters: 1

Leaflets: 8

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Chrysler Museum of Art 245 West Olney Road, Norfolk, VA 23510, USA

Phone: +1 757-664-6200



Lead Contact:
Molly Hutton Marder, Registrar(

Open Hours:
Closed Monday & Tuesday. Open Sunday noon to 5pm, Wednesday 10am to 9pm, otherwise 10am to 5pm.

Accessibility of Muybridge Collections to Public:
Currently, all Muybridge works are in storage and require an appointment for viewing. You can schedule a viewing with the Registrar via email ( ) or phone (757-965-2030) during the hours of 8:30-5pm, Monday-Friday.