William Frej’s most recent book, Seasons of Ceremonies: Rites and Rituals in Guatemala and Mexico, continues to win a number of awards, including the recently announced Gold Medal Best Photography book for 2021 from Foreword Indies/Foreword Reviews. The book also just received two wins from the Moscow International Foto Awards competition in its book division: a Gold ...
José Benito Ortega(1858 -1941) Cristo, ca. 1880 wood, gesso, cloth, pigment83  x 43  x 11 inches Provenance:Guadelupita Morada, Mora County, NM José Benito Ortega, the last of the late 19th-century santeros, traveled throughout northern New Mexico and southern Colorado making santos for small chapels, meeting houses, village homes, and for Penitentes (members of a religious brotherhood) from ...
This fall, Peyton Wright Gallery is pleased to announce a book signing and exhibition to celebrate the launch of William Frej’s new book, Travels across the Roof of the World: A Himalayan Memoir. The award – winning photographer’s new book provides a sweeping yet intimate view of the breathtaking peaks, splendid valleys, and extraordinary people of ...
Edward Harrison May (1824-1887)Jewish Captives at Babylon   May, 1861Oil on canvas51.5 x 78 inches73 x 98 inches framed Frame cartouche (see below image) is Latin,containing a selection from Psalm 136, Flevimus cum recordaremur Sion (We wept, as we remembered Zion). Provenance:The Century Club, New York, 1863Temple Emanu-El, New York, 1949Private Collection, New York Exhibition History:Salon de 1863, Paris Publication history:Samuel Isham, The ...
Peyton Wright Gallery and Peyton Wright Gallery Press are pleased to announce that its inaugural publication, Maya Ruins Revisited: In the Footsteps of Teobert Maler by William Frej, has now won thirteen awards: Independent Press Award, Best Photography Book, 2021 International Book Awards, Best Photography Book, 2021 Foreward Indies, Gold Medal, Photography, 2021 New Mexico-Arizona Book ...
 Please enjoy this virtual walkthrough of our October, 2020 exhibition featuring photographs by William Frej.
Peyton Wright Gallery is pleased to announce the publication and forthcoming release of William Frej’s book, Maya Ruins Revisited: In the Footsteps of Teobert Maler in October 2020. This fine art photography book on Maya ruins and an early Maya explorer and photographer, Teobert Maler, will be published by Peyton Wright Publishing, and distributed by ...
Gallery hours are Monday – Friday, 9:30am-4pm and Saturdays from 10am-5pm.
Please enjoy this virtual walk-through of the historic rooms in the gallery’s current installation. Also be sure to check out the modern rooms here
Francesco Gessi was one of the most talented disciples of Guido Reni (1575– 1642), with whom he collaborated in Rome, Ravenna, Mantua, and Naples. One of the most telling examples of this collaboration is the main altarpiece of San Salvatore, Bologna, representing the Savior and executed by Gessi in 1620 after a drawing by Guido. ...