Diorama International

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  • Connected

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1894 * - 1914 / Anvers, Marché aux Souliers, 41
Main branch. Managed from 1901 on by Marcel Richard. Made by Furhmann, it was a model similar to the "Kaiserpanorama" in the holdings of the "Museum voor Fotografie" in Antwerp (see Joseph Maes). On at least one occasion, commissioned original work, in the form of views of the inauguration of the Congo railway and upper Congo, by Georges Gilson, in 1898.
1898 - 1901 Liège, Passage Lemonnier, 21
"For 50 centimes, you can take a trip to Switzerland and to the most picturesque part of this marvellous country. You can scale Mont Blanc, the Matterhorn..." (La Meuse, 24.6.1898). "Reopening very soon. More than 500 series of 50 views, depicting nature in relief, perspective and natural colours" (La Meuse, 1.4.1901).
1899 Bruxelles, Passage des Postes
"Exhibition of glass stereoscopic views. Open from 10 in the morning to 11 in the evening. Until 13 May: Andrée's expedition to the North Pole in a balloon" (L'Indépendance Belge, 11.5.1899).

Locations

1894 * - 1914 / Anvers, Marché aux Souliers, 41
1898 - 1901 Liège, Passage Lemonnier, 21
1899 Bruxelles, Passage des Postes

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Record source

DIRECTORY_1997#5120

Identity of institution

FotoMuseum Provincie Antwerpen

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Dates of creation/revision

SFJ revised 6.1.2018; SFJ revised 9.6.2020 based on information supplied by M. Demaeght

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