Brusselle, Arthur

Identity

Category

Person (Male)

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Standardized form(s) of name according to other rules

Status

  • Professional

Details

Life dates

Bruges, 1879 - Bruges, 1977

Activity

1896 * Bruges, Schaarstraat
° 26.11.1879; + 21.4.1977. Tailor and grocer. Bought a camera in 1896. Started to photograph his customers in 1902. According to Guillaume Michiels, he opened a studio in De Haan / Le Coq-sur-Mer in 1909.
1914 Bruges, Rue Sud du Sablon, 39
Took a series "Les ruines de Flandre". In 1941, Brusselle refused to sell his collection of some 400 to 500 images of buildings in Bruges to the Royal Institute for Cultural Heritage (KIK-IRPA), Brussels. His archives are now held in the Bruges municipal archives.

Locations

1896 * Bruges, Schaarstraat
1914 Bruges, Rue Sud du Sablon, 39

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Bibliography/Webography

ANQUINET, Emma, "Un autre objectif : les photographies belges des contrées détruites" in KOTT, Christina & CLAES, Marie-Christine (éd.), Le patrimoine de la Belgique vu par l’Occupant : un héritage photographique de la Grande Guerre. Bruxelles, 2018, pp. 98-111.

BALaT - Brusselle, Arthur: http://balat.kikirpa.be/people.php?priref=216166

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Record source

DIRECTORY_1997#501

Identity of institution

FotoMuseum Provincie Antwerpen

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Dates of creation/revision

SFJ revised 28.6.2017 & 14.12.2018; MCC revised 25.1.2019 & 11.3.2020

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