de Pitteurs, Charles

Identity

Category

Person (Male)

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Standardized form(s) of name according to other rules

Status

  • Amateur

Details

Life dates

Aix-la-Chapelle [D], 1829 - Brussels - Uccle, 1924

Activity

1874 - 1889 Zepperen (near Saint-Trond), Bogaardenklooster
Charles Joseph Henri Théodore de Pitteurs - Hiegaerts, + 14.6.1924. Doctor of science. Took microscopic photographs. Founder member of the ABP. President of the ABP from 1880 to 1883.
1890 - 1894 Bruxelles
His library was auctioned in 1894, perhaps coinciding with a period of financial difficulty. A genealogical website characterizes de Pitteurs as the black sheep of his family, in particular for sexual impropriety and an episode in judicial custody.

Locations

1874 - 1889 Zepperen (near Saint-Trond), Bogaardenklooster
1890 - 1894 Bruxelles

Exhibitions

Brussels, 1880; Brussels, 1883.

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Techniques

Bibliography/Webography

Charles de Pitteurs (1829-1924), het zwarte schaap van de familie, accessed at:
http://home.scarlet.be/~zepperen/pg010.html

Context

Affiliations

Affiliated entity

Association belge de Photographie

Type of affiliation

Member of

Dates of affiliation

1874 - 1894

Description of relationship

Management

Record source

DIRECTORY_1997#1333

Identity of institution

FotoMuseum Provincie Antwerpen

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Dates of creation/revision

SFJ revised 30.11.2017 & 2.1.2019; SFJ revised 1.4.2020 based on information supplied by M. Demaeght

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