Comptoir Général de Photographie

Identity

Category

Firm

Alternative name or descriptor

  • Algemeen Kantoor voor Lichttoestellen [In Antwerp]

Standardized form(s) of name according to other rules

Status

  • Connected

Details

Life dates

Activity

1888 - 1906 > Gand, Rue de Flandre, 9
"Firm founded in 1883". Perhaps trading at this address before 1888. Director: Julien Declercq. See also Alfred Herremans. Manufacturer and supplier of optical instruments and cameras. All kinds of photographic supplies (cameras, lenses, papers, card mounts, plates, and all brands of chemicals). The firm was still trading in 1933 at Limburgstraat 14.
1902 - 1920 Anvers, Chaussée de Malines, 32
Directors: Wauters & Masquelier, Julien Declercq.
Also see Wauters [P.] & Masquelier [A.].
1904 Blankenberghe, Rue de l'Eglise, 31
Predecessor: Photographie Viennoise
Branch.
1904 - 1913 Ostende, Rampe Ouest du Kursaal
1905 - 1906 Bruxelles, Rue de l'Ecuyer, 50
Trading as Wauters & Masquelier; manager: Arthur Vandevelde. Cameras, projectors and enlargers. Wholesaler.

Locations

1888 - 1906 > Gand, Rue de Flandre, 9
1902 - 1920 Anvers, Chaussée de Malines, 32
1904 Blankenberghe, Rue de l'Eglise, 31
1904 - 1913 Ostende, Rampe Ouest du Kursaal
1905 - 1906 Bruxelles, Rue de l'Ecuyer, 50

Exhibitions

Antwerp (CEPSA), 1903.

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Bibliography/Webography

Context

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Management

Record source

DIRECTORY_1997#792

Identity of institution

FotoMuseum Provincie Antwerpen

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Dates of creation/revision

SFJ revised 29.12.2017 & 6.6.2019

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