Gauthier, Amédée

Identity

Category

Person (Male)

Alternative name or descriptor

Standardized form(s) of name according to other rules

Status

  • Professional

Details

Life dates

Claye [Seine-et-Marne, F], 1820 - Lyon [F], 1885

Activity

1874 - 1885 + Namur, Rue de Fer, 60<74-78> then 41<80>
° 4.9.1820; + 1.5.1885. Husband of Joséphine Gauthier (° 19.3.1834). He arrived from Menin on 17.6.1869. Voignier records a certain Gauthier operating in Lille [F], Faubourg de Roubaix, 56 in about 1869. Lived in Rue des Brasseurs, 39 then in Rue de Fer, 41 from 4.8.1883. The studio in the Rue de Fer was perhaps already operating about 1869. Founder member of the ABP. Experiments in photolithography in 1874. Gave slide shows at the "Cercle artistique et littéraire de Namur": microscopy, 1874, and views of Pompei, 1879. "Photolithography - carbon printing" on Gauthier (sp) CV back. No first name in the directories of 1882-1883. In 1885, P. Gauthier, Rue de Fer, with no house number.
1878 ca Jodoigne
"Gauthier from Namur" operated on Sundays from 9 am until 5 pm.

Locations

1874 - 1885 + Namur, Rue de Fer, 60<74-78> then 41<80>
1878 ca Jodoigne

Exhibitions

Stockheim, 1874; Brussels, 1880; Antwerp, 1885.

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Affiliations

Affiliated entity

Association belge de Photographie

Type of affiliation

Member of

Dates of affiliation

1874 - 1877

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Management

Record source

DIRECTORY_1997#1796

Identity of institution

FotoMuseum Provincie Antwerpen

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Dates of creation/revision

SFJ revised 3.12.2018; SFJ revised 8.4.2020 based on information supplied by M. Demaeght

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