Braga, François

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Person (Male)

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  • Amateur / Connected

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Life dates

Palanzo [Lombardy, I], ? - ?, 1872>

Activity

1839 * - 1857 Gand, Rue des Champs, 67
Optician at this address from 1829. Bought a camera from Alphonse Giroux in Paris and made his first daguerreotype together with Joseph Pelizzaro on 22.10.1839 at Philippe Van de Velde’s town house: a view of the tower and church of Saint-Nicolas with surrounding buildings. "Braga brothers, opticians" in 1866. Still living in Ghent in 1872.

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1839 * - 1857 Gand, Rue des Champs, 67

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Record source

DIRECTORY_1997#425

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FotoMuseum Provincie Antwerpen

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Dates of creation/revision

MCC revised 25.1.2019.

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