de Dax, Louis

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Person (Male)

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  • Amateur

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Life dates

Montpellier [Hérault, F], 1816 - Paris [F], 1872

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1854 Bruxelles (views of)
Armand Jean Antoine Louis de Dax d'Axat, ° 20.4.1816; + 13.6.1872. Diplomat and man of letters. As a tourist, he took negatives on waxed paper in the South of France, Spain, the Rhine Valley and Belgium. "In Brussels, the diligent amateur [...] halted. Saint-Gudule, the town hall and the Spanish houses provided him with the subject of charming prints, of an incredible sharpness of detail" (E. LACAN, "Album de M. le Vicomte de Dax (suite)", La Lumière, vol. 4, no. 21, 27.5.1854, p. 81).
1854 Malines (views of)

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1854 Bruxelles (views of)
1854 Malines (views of)

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DIRECTORY_1997#1086

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FotoMuseum Provincie Antwerpen

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SFJ revised 12.10.2017 & 2.12.2018

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