Avanzo, Louis

Identity

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Person (Male)

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  • Professional / Connected

Details

Life dates

Pieve Tesino [IT], 1813 - ?, ?

Activity

1853 - 1857 / Gand, Rue du Soleil, 3<57> or 5
Daguerreotypist. Arrived in Ghent in 1833. At that time he was a print dealer. "All sorts of items for painting and drawing and office supplies. In the same shop we also take daguerreotype portraits, for 5 fr. and above" (Messager de Gand, 20.3.1853). Left Ghent in 1857. Closing-down sale of a large number of engravings at this address on 16.11.1857. Amongst the various effects for sale was a "daguerreotype" (i.e., a daguerreotype camera). In 1865, when he was again trading as a printseller in Ghent, this time at Rue des Champs, he displayed a specimen print overpainted by Firmin Bouvy (see that name).

Locations

1853 - 1857 / Gand, Rue du Soleil, 3<57> or 5

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Bibliography/Webography

RĂ©pertoire des Tesini - Avanzo: http://balat.kikirpa.be/tesini/fam/avanzo.pdf

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Record source

DIRECTORY_1997#137

Identity of institution

FotoMuseum Provincie Antwerpen

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Dates of creation/revision

SFJ revised 31.1.2017; MCC revised 20.5.2018, 23.12.2018 & 25.1.2019.

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