Robert Klein Gallery was established in 1980 and ranks among the world's most prestigious showrooms of fine art photography.

Robert Klein opened his Newbury Street space with early exhibitions of Diane Arbus, Annie Leibovitz, Sally Mann, and Hiroshi Sugimoto. From 1995 through 2008, Robert served as President of the Board of Directors of the Association of International Photographic Art Dealers (AIPAD). During his tenure, Robert engineered the 2006 expansion of The AIPAD Photography Show New York to the Park Avenue Armory. The AIPAD Photography Show's move firmly established it as one of the leading photographic fairs in the world.

Robert Klein Gallery maintains an extensive and ever-changing inventory of 19th century, 20th century, and contemporary photographs. Participating in international art fairs such as The AIPAD Photography Show, Paris Photo, Photo London, and The Armory Show, Robert Klein Gallery provides its contemporary artists with international exposure while exhibiting works by recognized masters such as Ansel Adams, Helen Levitt, and Irving Penn. With over 40 years of experience and a profound knowledge base, the gallery staff is committed to serving as a resource for both novice and seasoned collectors.




Robert Klein is pleased to be offering complimentary verbal evaluations on your photographs. This service will be offered on Saturdays. To set up an appointment, please call our Newbury Street gallery at 617-267-7997.


Robert Klein has acted as an advisor to the William H. Lane Collection and the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston. He has appraised photographs for the PBS series, Antiques Roadshow. Robert is a member of the Association of International Photographic Art Dealers (AIAPD), and has served as President of its Board of Directors from 1995 through 2008.

Robert Klein is an independent appraiser specializing in fine art photography. He appraises individual photographs, artist estates, and entire collections for insurance or tax/donation purposes.




For both novice and established collectors, moving forward with the theme of a collection can be an overwhelming prospect. Our collection advisory services include assistance to negotiating purchases from auctions, art fairs, and other galleries; as well as expert guidance in determining value, condition, and provenance.




For those wishing to place or purchase a photograph at auction, Robert Klein is available for consultation. Services for buyers at auction include auction previews and condition assessment.




The gallery staff works closely with interior designers and art consultants to select and source photography for clients. Please email the gallery to learn more about our policies for working with industry professionals.




The gallery offers an ongoing internship program for university students and recent graduates looking to further their interest in the gallery industry and fine art photography. Please send a cover letter and resume to: inquiry@robertkleingallery.com