Agthe, Auguste

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Person (Male)

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  • Amateur / Connected

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Life dates

Antwerp, 1851 - ?, ?

Activity

1885 - 1904 Anvers, Pont de Meir, 9
Auguste Julius, ° 2.3.1851. Optician and watchmaker. Constructed a camera for kite photography in 1888. Two views in the collection of the Museum of Photography in Antwerp, taken in Antwerp Zoo and dated to 1888, are signed "A. Agthe". Photographs of the 1889 disaster of Antwerp (explosion of an ammunition factory). Member of the photographic section of the "Cercle artistique, littéraire et scientifique d’Anvers".

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1885 - 1904 Anvers, Pont de Meir, 9

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Association belge de Photographie

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Member of

Dates of affiliation

1885 - 1893

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Record source

DIRECTORY_1997#40

Identity of institution

FotoMuseum Provincie Antwerpen

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Dates of creation/revision

SFJ revised 24.4.2019 based on information supplied by M. Demaeght

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