Drosten, Robert

Identity

Category

Person (Male)

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Standardized form(s) of name according to other rules

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  • Connected

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Life dates

Wermelskirchen [Prussia], 1860 - The Hague [NL], 1919

Activity

1891 - 1905 Bruxelles, Rue des Boîteux, 21 or 23<91>
° 17.1.1860; + 14.5.1919. Optician. Optical instruments for scientific use. Agent of the Zeiss company from 1896 onwards.  
1907 - 1914 Bruxelles, Rue du Marais, 49
Remained throughout this period general agent in Belgium for Carl Zeiss, Jena [D]. Only address in the ABP membership lists from 1892 to 1914, perhaps private only at the beginning. Recorded as an instrument maker resident in Brussels on his death certificate.

Locations

1891 - 1905 Bruxelles, Rue des Boîteux, 21 or 23<91>
1907 - 1914 Bruxelles, Rue du Marais, 49

Exhibitions

Antwerp, 1885 (sa); Brussels, 1891; Louvain 1896 ("Zeiss - Drosten").

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Affiliated entity

Association belge de Photographie

Type of affiliation

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Dates of affiliation

1891 - 1914

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Management

Record source

DIRECTORY_1997#5178

Identity of institution

FotoMuseum Provincie Antwerpen

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Dates of creation/revision

SFJ revised 18.4.2017 & 25.12.2017; merged with 1997#4838 (Zeiss - Drosten); SFJ revised 4.4.2020 based on information supplied by M. Demaeght; MD revised 27.5.2020

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