Dandoy, Héliodore

Identity

Category

Person (Male)

Alternative name or descriptor

Standardized form(s) of name according to other rules

Status

  • Professional

Details

Life dates

Gougnies, 1831 - Liège, 1909

Activity

1866 * - 1874 ca Anvers, Rue des Arquebusiers, 22 near Place de Meir
Héliodore André Joseph, known as Héli, ° 2.3.1831; + 24.5.1909. Elder brother of Armand. Arrived from Spa (see Dandoy Frères). "Portraits from cartes de visite to life size. Specialist in copy printing and objets d’art" (advertisements from July until October 1866). As an itinerant he was in Roermond [NL] in 1870. In 1874, he was operating in Maastricht [NL], Place du Grand Marché [Markt], 983; between 1875 and 1884 he was active in Maastricht, Rue Large [Bredestraat], 2739. He subsequently left for Liège. Member of the ABP from March 1879.
1880 - 1895 Spa
"Dandoy E." in the directory.
1884 * - 1887 / Liège, Boulevard de la Sauvenière, 104
Opening announced in May 1884.
1887 * - 1902 / Liège, Boulevard d'Avroy, 19<87-00> or 21<01-02>
Transfer to this address on 20.4.1887. In June 1902 it was reported that Dandoy, who was about to retire, had chosen Jean Berger (see that name) as his successor and that his back catalogue of negatives would be transferred to Berger (La Meuse, 24.6.1902). He died at this address. According to his death certificate Dandoy no longer had any occupation. An obituary described him as affable and charming: "Héli Dandoy had for a long time been a leading character in our town [Liège] where he knew almost everybody... He was friends with many artists, particularly the great Félicien Rops, Armand Rassenfosse and numerous other painters and musicians" (La Meuse, 25.5.1909).

Locations

1866 * - 1874 ca Anvers, Rue des Arquebusiers, 22 near Place de Meir
1880 - 1895 Spa
1884 * - 1887 / Liège, Boulevard de la Sauvenière, 104
1887 * - 1902 / Liège, Boulevard d'Avroy, 19<87-00> or 21<01-02>

Exhibitions

Brussels, 1883 (bronze medal); Brussels, 1891.

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Affiliations

Affiliated entity

Association belge de Photographie

Type of affiliation

Member of

Dates of affiliation

1879 - 1880

Description of relationship

Management

Record source

DIRECTORY_1997#920

Identity of institution

FotoMuseum Provincie Antwerpen

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Dates of creation/revision

SFJ revised 19.8.2017; SFJ revised 25.3.2020, 11.4.2020 & 26.11.2020 based on information supplied by M. Demaeght; MD revised 2.9.2020 & 26.10.2020

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