Fonteyne, Jules

Identity

Category

Person (Male)

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Status

  • Amateur

Details

Life dates

Bruges, 1878 - Bruges, 1964

Activity

1905 ca Bruges
° 22.7.1878; + 11.8.1964. Painter of portraits and of popular Bruges characters. An engraver, his graphic work was similar to that of Jules De Bruycker. Pupil at the academies of Bruges and Brussels. He built a camera in his youth. Member of the "Cercle Photographique de Bruges" and of the "Cercle artistique ‘Kunstgenegen’". Only a few of his photographs survive, since unfortunately he destroyed a large number of negatives.

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1905 ca Bruges

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Bibliography/Webography

MICHIELS, G., "Jules Fonteyne". Bruges, 1973.
HOSTYN, Norbert. "Fonteyne Jules", Le Dictionnaire des peintres Belges du XIVe siècle à nos jours, La Renaissance du Livre, t. 1, 1994, p. 443.

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Record source

DIRECTORY_1997#1693

Identity of institution

FotoMuseum Provincie Antwerpen

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Dates of creation/revision

SFJ revised 24.1.2018

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