Chapuis, Auguste

Identity

Category

Person (Male)

Alternative name or descriptor

  • Photographie du Hainaut (at Rue de la Petite Guirlande and Rue du Séminaire)

Standardized form(s) of name according to other rules

Status

  • Professional

Details

Life dates

Châlon sur Saône [Saône-et-Loire, F], 1837 - ?, 1906 >

Activity

1868 * Mons, Chaussée, 58
Charles Auguste, ° 13.1.1837. Arrived from Brussels - Saint-Josse on 21.2.1868, while a CV at the Rue du Séminaire states "Studio founded in 1867" and a CV in Hautmont "Studio founded by myself in 1867". Previously active in Paris [F], Rue de Clichy, 83 in 1867.
1871 ca - 1874 ca Mons, Rue de la Petite Guirlande, 7
At his wedding in Mons on 10.8.1871, recorded as a photographer domiciled in Mons and then living in this street in November 1872.
1874 - 1890 ca Mons, Rue du Séminaire, 15 (opposite the Athénée)
Recorded as living in this street in May 1874. His wife died here on 28.1.1884. "Honourable mention of H.M. the Queen of Spain / Honourable mention of the Ministers of Agriculture, Trade, and Public Works." From 1880 until 1888, listed as "Chapuis, S." in the directory.
1874 ca Ath, Grand Place
Branch studio of Mons, Rue de la Petite Guirlande.
1887 - 1888 Mons, Rue de l'Athénée, 15 (= Rue du Séminaire ?)
Subsequently active in Hautmont [Nord, F], Place Ste Anne, 1 from 1890 ca. He remarried in Hautmont on 25.1.1891. CV at this address states "International Exhibition in Louvain, 1888". Also simultaneously active in Maubeuge [F], Rue de la Gare and Hautmont [F], Grand Place, 1. Still recorded as a photographer living in Hautmont in 1906.

Locations

1868 * Mons, Chaussée, 58
1871 ca - 1874 ca Mons, Rue de la Petite Guirlande, 7
1874 - 1890 ca Mons, Rue du Séminaire, 15 (opposite the Athénée)
1874 ca Ath, Grand Place
1887 - 1888 Mons, Rue de l'Athénée, 15 (= Rue du Séminaire ?)

Exhibitions

Brussels, 1880.

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Management

Record source

DIRECTORY_1997#654

Identity of institution

FotoMuseum Provincie Antwerpen

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Dates of creation/revision

SFJ revised 2.12.2018; SFJ revised 29.6.2020 based on information supplied by M. Demaeght

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