Adolfo Biener Guatemala Photograph Collection
Identifier: Image Archive-Collection 38-(39)
Scope and Contents
c. 1935. A group of four colored photographs (5 1/2" x 3 1/2") on beige mounts (9" x 6 1/2"). Each is titled and signed by the photographer on the mount.
- c. 1935
- Biener, Adolfo, d. 1936 (Person)
Conditions Governing Access
Open to the public. No known restrictions.
Biographical or Historical Information
Adolfo Biener was a photographer and post card publisher working in Guatemala from around 1915 until 1930's. He is best known for his color cards and photographs. After taking an underdeveloped black and white image, he would hand-color a master copy, then print the colored photograph, giving a vivid colored image to these romantic photographs.
Box 5, Folder 39
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