Bevierre, Prosper

Identity

Category

Person (Male)

Alternative name or descriptor

Standardized form(s) of name according to other rules

Status

  • Professional

Details

Life dates

Etroeungt [Nord, F], 1822 - Charleroi, 1893

Activity

1856 - 1860 Charleroi, Rue Dampremy, 4
Prosper Bevierre - Dourlet, ° 30.7.1822; + 17.1.1893. Firm founded in 1850 (bookshop and lithography). Possibly Daguerreotypist: a news item reports him taking a view "by means of the Daguerreotype" (Journal de Charleroi, 12.9.1858), but this may be a terminological imprecision.
1860 - 1863 / Mons, Rue de Nimy, 163<60> (renumbered 26 ?)
Successor: Carlier Louis
Sometimes spelled Bévière. "Facing the Court of Justice, on the premises of Mr Degrève". Probably the same building as no. 26 housing Carlier. In 1860 Bevierre only worked during the Fair.
1862 Tournai
"Tournay" on CVs, indicating "Photo. Prosper Bevierre Mons, Charleroi, Tournay".
1862 - 1890 / Charleroi, Rue de la Montagne, 27<66-67ca> or 3<69>
Successor: Bevierre Olivier
Bookshop owner and printer. The leading studio in Charleroi during this period. In 1869, speciality of life-size portraits, paintings sold, as well as cameras and chemicals. On CV, "Paintings & Photographs", 1878 ca.
1892 Charleroi - Bosquet-Ville
Photography lessons given and cameras sold.

Locations

1856 - 1860 Charleroi, Rue Dampremy, 4
1860 - 1863 / Mons, Rue de Nimy, 163<60> (renumbered 26 ?)
1862 Tournai
1862 - 1890 / Charleroi, Rue de la Montagne, 27<66-67ca> or 3<69>
1892 Charleroi - Bosquet-Ville

Exhibitions

Brussels, 1861.

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Context

Affiliations

Affiliated entity

Association belge de Photographie

Type of affiliation

Member of

Dates of affiliation

1875 - 1881

Description of relationship

Management

Record source

DIRECTORY_1997#240

Identity of institution

FotoMuseum Provincie Antwerpen

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Dates of creation/revision

SFJ revised 18.3.2017 & 12.11.2018

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