Crosset, Auguste (& Cie)

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Person (Male)

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  • Professional

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Life dates

Verviers - Hodimont, 1851 - Verviers, 1915

Activity

1891 * - 1915 + Verviers, Place du Martyr (Enclos des Récollets), 72<91-92>, 76, 88<94-04>, 86<00-10> or 94<12-13>
° 28.5.1851; + 15.3.1915. Returned from France in August 1891. Opened a studio at this address in December 1891. Patent of 15.9.1892 and patents relating to improvements of 15.10.1892 and 31.1.1893 [L. Crosset] for "an instantaneous shutter device applicable to all photographic lenses". Became the proprietor of the "Comptoir Photographique" in 1898 (see Irma Bara). Wrote two plays of local interest, performed at the "Théâtre de Verviers" in 1899 and 1900.

Locations

1891 * - 1915 + Verviers, Place du Martyr (Enclos des Récollets), 72<91-92>, 76, 88<94-04>, 86<00-10> or 94<12-13>

Exhibitions

Brussels, 1897 (bronze medal); Effort, 1901.

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Record source

DIRECTORY_1997#892

Identity of institution

FotoMuseum Provincie Antwerpen

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Dates of creation/revision

SFJ revised 25.9.2017

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