Bisson Frères

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  • Professional

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Activity

1857 - 1858 [Belgium, views of]
Louis Auguste (1814 - 1876) and Auguste Rosalie (1826 - 1900). Photographers operating in Paris from the early 1840s. Their running series of architectural studies was entitled "Reproductions photographiques des plus beaux types d'architecture et de sculpture d'après les plus remarquables de l'antiquité, du moyen âge et de la renaissance". Prints were generally 48 x 40 cm on mounts measuring 72 x 55 cm. The series, finally comprising a total of some 250 prints, including over twenty views taken in Belgium, as follows: Antwerp (3), Audenarde (2), Bruges (4), Brussels (4), Ghent (5), Louvain (2) and Ypres (1).

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1857 - 1858 [Belgium, views of]

Exhibitions

London, 1861 (views of Antwerp, Bruges, and Oudenaarde taken in 1858 or earlier).

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DIRECTORY_1997#265

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FotoMuseum Provincie Antwerpen

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Dates of creation/revision

SFJ revised 9.12.2018

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