Fotografia a Catalunya

Joan Corney Mir

Joan Corney Mir


Joan Cornell Mir was born in Vilamarí, Vilademuls, in 1864 but at an early age he moved with his family to live in Figueres, where he married Rosa Roig Ferrer. He worked as a photographer in a number of photographic establishments in Figueres, the first one located in Carrer Nou 15, where he worked until 1893, later moving to Carrer Caamaño 10, where he also established his residence and founded his Great Photographic Studio, La Española which, in 1903 moved to Carrer Ronda 20 where it remained until 1911, at which point it disappears from official records.