Desaix, Eugène

Identity

Category

Person (Male)

Alternative name or descriptor

  • Photographie Moderne (at Trois-Ponts); Phototypie Moderne (at Rue de l'Archiduc Rodolphe); L'Établissement Franco-Belge de Phototypie (at Rue de Moorslede)

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Status

  • Professional / Connected

Details

Life dates

Argenton [Indre, F], 1872 - ?, 1930

Activity

1900 ca - 1905 ca Trois-Ponts
° 30.12.1872. During this period, portrait studio at this address; subsequently, postcards published here. On the occasion of his wedding in Aywaille on 12.9.1907, recorded as a photographer resident in Aywaille.
1912 Bruxelles - Schaerbeek, Rue Henri Stacquet, 5
Collotype. Publisher of picture postcards with the collection title "La Belgique Historique".
1913 - 1914 Bruxelles - Laeken, Rue de l'Archiduc Rodolphe, 10
"Photo-engraving, collotype and similar branches" [Mertens, 1914]. Subsequently and throughout the 1920s, operated his printing and postcard publishing firm at Brussels - Laeken, Rue de Moorslede, 10; also in Aywaille, 1913 ca and in Paris [F] in the 1920s, where he published postcards with the collection title "La France Historique".

Locations

1900 ca - 1905 ca Trois-Ponts
1912 Bruxelles - Schaerbeek, Rue Henri Stacquet, 5
1913 - 1914 Bruxelles - Laeken, Rue de l'Archiduc Rodolphe, 10

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Record source

DIRECTORY_1997#1386

Identity of institution

FotoMuseum Provincie Antwerpen

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Dates of creation/revision

SFJ revised 30.11.2017 & 19.2.2018; SFJ revised 30.10.2019 based on information supplied by M. Demaeght

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