De Clercq, Julien

Identity

Category

Person (Male)

Alternative name or descriptor

  • Comptoir de Photographie [Ghent & Bruges]

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Status

  • Connected

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Life dates

Activity

1895 - 1920 > Gand, Rue de Flandre, 9
Predecessor: Wauters Polydore or Wauters [P.] & Masquelier [A.] Successor: Photo Hall Gantois # Buysse Edgard #
Sometimes transcribed "Declercq". Manager and subsequently owner of a photographic supply house and agency for optical equipment and cameras. Manufacture and repair shop. Listed in the Ghent directories from 1904 onwards; previously Polydore Wauters is listed as owner at this address. Also see entry for "Comptoir de Photographie [Ghent & Bruges]". Author of "La Photographie au Congo et sous les tropiques", 1910, offering synergy with his firm that made a speciality of cameras and supplies for the tropics. Also published picture-postcards bearing the initials J.D.C. (sometimes interlocked). Declercq signed photographs in 1909 documenting an old mansion about to be demolished, a possible commission. Still listed at this address in 1921.

Locations

1895 - 1920 > Gand, Rue de Flandre, 9

Exhibitions

Ghent ABP, 1903.

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Affiliations

Affiliated entity

Association belge de Photographie

Type of affiliation

Member of

Dates of affiliation

1902 - 1914

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Management

Record source

DIRECTORY_1997#1057

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Dates of creation/revision

SFJ revised 24.8.2017, 20.9.2017 & 28.11.2018; SFJ revised 26.3.2020, 7.9.2020, 23.4.2021, 28.5.2021 & 13.12.2021 based on information supplied by M. Demaeght; MD revised 3.5.2021 & 7.12.2021

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