Beguin, Fernand

Identity

Category

Person (Male)

Alternative name or descriptor

Standardized form(s) of name according to other rules

Status

  • Professional / Connected

Details

Life dates

Ottignies, 1878 - ?, ?

Activity

1899 * - 1905 Namur - Salzinnes, Rue Henri Blès, 53
Fernand Alexandre Ghislain Marie, ° 1.5.1878.
1905 - 1908 Namur, Rue de la Croix, 30
Predecessor: Prevost F. #
Landscapes and portraits, including of Emile Verhaeren, 1910 ca. He became a pictorialist after 1905. He went on to publish postcards of Namur landmarks destroyed in 1914. In 1921 he established himself in Louvain and acquired Prosper Morren‘s studio.
1907 - 1911 Namur, Rue Godefroid, 50
At this address supplies for photography and collotype. "Béguin" in the ABP membership lists. Co-founder and first vice-president of the "Union des Photographes Professionnels de Belgique", 1911. Remained active throughout the interwar period.

Locations

1899 * - 1905 Namur - Salzinnes, Rue Henri Blès, 53
1905 - 1908 Namur, Rue de la Croix, 30
1907 - 1911 Namur, Rue Godefroid, 50

Exhibitions

Ghent, 1899; Mons, 1901; Brussels, 1902; Ghent ABP, 1903 (living in Ronet - Flawinne); Liège, 1905.

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Affiliations

Affiliated entity

Association belge de Photographie

Type of affiliation

Member of

Dates of affiliation

1901 - 1911

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Management

Record source

DIRECTORY_1997#174

Identity of institution

FotoMuseum Provincie Antwerpen

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Level of detail

Dates of creation/revision

SFJ revised 20.2.2017, 11.9.2017 & 31.1.2018, partly based on information supplied by Pool Andries; revised 3.9.2019

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