Delarocca, Nicolas Joseph

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Brussels, 1801 - ?, ?

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1855 Bruxelles, Rue de l'Ecuyer, 57
° 21.5.1801. Hatmaker. Invented an application of photography to millinery and acquired a patent "for the production of photographic hats" to take effect on 27.4.1855. "One of Monsieur Delarocca's hats is simultaneously a portrait. You pay for the hat and receive a portrait [...] at no extra cost. The purchaser's photographed portrait is immediately placed in his headwear surrounded by a handsome medallion frame" (Le Courrier de l'Escaut, 6.5.1855).

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1855 Bruxelles, Rue de l'Ecuyer, 57

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DIRECTORY_2017#1012

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MCC new 13.12.2018; MD revised 26.5.2020

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