1945 Print San Augustin Monastery Acolman Mexico Sanctuary 16th Century F XGRC3


This is an original 1945 black and white halftone print of the 16th century monastery of San Augustín in Acolman, Mexico. This historic edifice was later deemed a national monument.

Fritz Henle

Fritz Henle (1909-1993) was a German photographer hailing from Dortmund, Germany. He was notably referred to as the Òlast classic freelance photographer,Ó as well as ÒMr. RolleiÓ for his consistent use of his Rolleiflex camera. Henle was known for his work in Europe, Mexico, the Caribbean, Japan, China, India, Hawaii, Italy, and the United States. His photography was primarily composed of images of fashion, travel, portraits, and industrial subjects. HenleÕs works were featured in the noteworthy magazines of LIFE, HarperÕs Bazaar and Mademoiselle.


This 66+ year old Item is rated Near Mint / Very Fine+. Light fadingLight creasing. No natural defects. No surface rub. No tears. No water damage.

  • Product Type: Original Halftone Print; Black / White
  • Grade: Near Mint / Very Fine+
  • Dimensions: Approximately 9.5 x 12 inches; 24 x 30 cm
  • Authentication: Serial-Numbered Certificate of Authenticity w/ Full Provenance
  • Protection: Packaged in a custom archival sleeve with an acid-free black board (great for display, gift-giving, and preservation)

Photography by Fritz Henle.

Keywords specific to this image: Campanile, Belfry, Bell Tower, Religious, Religion, Mexican, Spanish