Algrain, Alfred

Identity

Category

Person (Male)

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Status

  • Amateur

Details

Life dates

Ath, 1850 - Brussels, 1917

Activity

1880 - 1893 Bruxelles - Ixelles
Alfred Ernest Victor, ° 10.3.1850. Captain in the Engineering Corps; commander in 1890. Patent of 30.6.1877 for "a photo-telegraphic camera" (optical apparatus not using photography). First president of the "Cercle photographique de Bruges".

Locations

1880 - 1893 Bruxelles - Ixelles

Exhibitions

Brussels, 1880; Bruges, 1890; Bruges, 1893; Bruges, 1894 (platinum prints), Courtrai, 1894.

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Record source

DIRECTORY_1997#58

Identity of institution

FotoMuseum Provincie Antwerpen

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Dates of creation/revision

SFJ revised 31.1.2017; revised 22.9.2019 based on information supplied by M. Demaeght

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