De Deyne, Véron

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Person (Male)

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Status

  • Amateur

Details

Life dates

Beselare, 1861 - Brussels - Saint-Gilles, 1920

Activity

1886 - 1900 / Ypres
° 29.9.1861; + 9.1.1920. Headmaster of the state secondary school in Ypres. He gave his first public slide shows in 1886 and used slides as an educational tool in his science lessons. He founded the "Société pour la Propagation de l'Enseignement Scientifique par les Projections Photographiques Lumineuses". Author of "L'enseignement scientifique par les projections lumineuses", Ypres, 1893 and of "La lanterne lumineuse à l'école. Propagation de l'enseignement scientifique par les projections lumineuses", Brussels, J. Lebègue, 1897. Views of Bruges in 1895. Joint founder of the "Société yproise de Photographie" in 1896. A guidebook to Ypres illustrated in halftone from De Deyne's negatives was published in 1897. Twenty of his views (Ghent, Bruges, etc.) were incorporated into a set of slides on Belgium tailor-made for illustrated lectures and published by the "Ligue française de l'Enseignement", 1897.
1900 * - 1910 / Bruges
He became headmaster of the secondary school in Menen in 1910.

Locations

1886 - 1900 / Ypres
1900 * - 1910 / Bruges

Exhibitions

Ypres, 1897; Roubaix, 1899 (three awards including bronze medal for colour photography - Lippman process).

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Bibliography/Webography

DEWILDE, Jan & VANDEWIERE, Frederik. Véron De Deyne 1861-1920. Ieper, 2012, 192 pp.

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Record source

DIRECTORY_1997#1087

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FotoMuseum Provincie Antwerpen

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Dates of creation/revision

SFJ revised 14.10.2017 & 2.10.2018; SFJ revised 6.10.2020 based on information supplied by M. Demaeght

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