Huisman, Elkan

Identity

Category

Person (Male)

Alternative name or descriptor

  • Elkan

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Status

  • Professional

Details

Life dates

The Hague [NL], 1830 - ?, ?

Activity

1860 ca Anvers
° 24.1.1830. Younger brother of Emanuel and David (see those names). Itinerant (fairground) photographer, "pupil of Dr Loek Sax". Based in The Hague [NL], he was recorded in various Dutch towns between 1858 and 1862. One of his undated ambrotypes is kept in the Volkskunde Museum, Antwerp. A certain Elkan operated in Roubaix [F] from the 1870s until the early 1900s while S. Huisman operated in Tourcoing [F] in the 1890s intially with the strap line "Studio Elkan of Roubaix".

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1860 ca Anvers

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Record source

DIRECTORY_1997#1578

Identity of institution

FotoMuseum Provincie Antwerpen

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Dates of creation/revision

SFJ revised 20.1.2018 & 3.12.2018; revised 21.7.2019 based on information supplied by M. Demaeght

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