De Meuter, Edouard

Identity

Category

Person (Male)

Alternative name or descriptor

Standardized form(s) of name according to other rules

Status

  • Professional / Connected

Details

Life dates

Brussels, 1845 - Brussels, 1907

Activity

1891 - 1912 Bruxelles, Rue de la Régence, 53<96;02-07> or 50<99>
Successor: Piette Veuve G. (cabinet-making) #
Edouard Emile, ° 9.6.1845; + 6.6.1907. Cabinet-making and precision mechanics. "Firm founded in 1864." Recorded as a cabinet-maker in 1870 and a manufacturer of bronzes in 1880. General photographic supplies, plates, films, and chemicals. Work for amateurs, developing, retouching, printing, enlargements, mounting, etc. Photograph dealer. Hire of apparatus for slide shows; darkroom and portrait studio available for use by customers. Patent of 30.9.1891 for "a new type of frame for developing topographic negatives"; patent of 30.11.1891 for "a new printing frame for making photographic prints"; patent of 30.7.1892 for "a new system of lamps for photographic darkrooms". Factory in Brussels - Molenbeek. Following De Meuter's death in 1907, his firm ceased trading as cabinet-makers and thereafter restricted professional activity to dealing in photographs, still under its founder's name.

Locations

1891 - 1912 Bruxelles, Rue de la Régence, 53<96;02-07> or 50<99>

Exhibitions

Brussels, 1896.

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Affiliations

Affiliated entity

Association belge de Photographie

Type of affiliation

Member of

Dates of affiliation

1895 - 1900

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Record source

DIRECTORY_1997#1285

Identity of institution

FotoMuseum Provincie Antwerpen

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Dates of creation/revision

SFJ revised 24.1.2017, 15.11.2017 & 29.11.2018 based on information supplied by M. Demaeght

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