Ganz, Julien

Identity

Category

Person (Male)

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  • Professional

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Life dates

Zurich [CH], 1844 - Brussels, 1892

Activity

1874 * - 1876 / Bruxelles, Rue de la Loi, 200
° 9.1.1844; + 31.1.1892. Son of the photographer Johannes Ganz (° Bulach [CH], 1821; + Zurich [CH], 1886). Studied chemistry and natural sciences at the Polytechnic of Zurich and at the University of Jena. He was a cellist as well. Arrived from Zurich on 9.6.1874; left for Rue de l'Ecuyer, 38 on 26.5.1876, but the above address still appears in the Tarlier directory of 1878. According to an obituary notice (Bulletin de l'ABP, 1892, pp. 172-173), he founded the studio in 1873.
1874 * - 1891 / Bruxelles, Rue de l'Ecuyer, 38 renumbered 56<5.9.90>
Predecessor: Cornelisse or Cornelissen P.J.
Lived at this address from 26.5.1876 until 2.7.1891. "Branch in Zurich, Bahnhofstrasse, 40" around 1874, referring to his father’s studio opened in 1868. On CV, "Medal in Berlin in 1865"
1891 * - 1895 / Bruxelles, Rue Royale, 65, near the "Colonne du Congrès"
Arrived on 2.7.1891; lived at no. 61 according to the population registry. After the death of Julien Ganz, the studio continued under the name "Maison Julien Ganz" until 1895.

Locations

1874 * - 1876 / Bruxelles, Rue de la Loi, 200
1874 * - 1891 / Bruxelles, Rue de l'Ecuyer, 38 renumbered 56<5.9.90>
1891 * - 1895 / Bruxelles, Rue Royale, 65, near the "Colonne du Congrès"

Exhibitions

Berlin, 1865; Lyons, 1872; London, 1873; Brussels, 1874 (First name = F.); Brussels, 1875; Vienna, 1876, Philadelphia, 1876; Brussels, 1880; Antwerp, 1885.

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Affiliated entity

Association belge de Photographie

Type of affiliation

Member of

Dates of affiliation

1875 - 1892

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Record source

DIRECTORY_1997#1783

Identity of institution

FotoMuseum Provincie Antwerpen

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Dates of creation/revision

SFJ revised 16.11.2018

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