"Herbert Bayer" by Guy G. Burgess, ca. 1948. Courtesy of Special Collections, Pikes Peak Library District. Image Number: 357-8578.

Portrait of Herbert Bayer (1900-1985). The caption on the back of the photograph reads: “Herbert Bayer, Aspen/ Painter ca. 1948.” Bayer was a German-American artist best known for his work in graphic and industrial design. He was a co-founder of the Aspen Institute for Humanistic Studies.

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