De Meuse, Robert

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Person (Male)

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  • Professional / Connected

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Life dates

Verviers, 1852 - ?, ?

Activity

1875 Brussels
° 3.9.1852. Brother of Fernand De Meuse.
1880 - 1881 [Congo]
Attached, as a photographer and draughtsman, to the third expedition exploring the Congo organised by the "Association internationale africaine" in 1880-1881. The expedition left Brussels in June 1880 setting out for Zanzibar on the east coast of Africa,
1881 - 1883 [Panama]
Views of engineering work on the Panama canal, 1881-1883. During this period, De Meuse was the official photographer of the "Compagnie Universelle du Canal Interocéanique". Journeys to North Africa (Algeria, Tunisia). Attached to the photographic section of the "Institut cartographique militaire" (photolithography, photozincography, carbon printing).

Locations

1875 Brussels
1880 - 1881 [Congo]
1881 - 1883 [Panama]

Exhibitions

Brussels, 1875 ("photolithography, photozincography without stone").

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Record source

DIRECTORY_1997#1283

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FotoMuseum Provincie Antwerpen

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Dates of creation/revision

SFJ revised 24.1.2017; SFJ revised 5.12.2020 based on information supplied by M. Demaeght

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