Herlant, Léon

Identity

Category

Person (Male)

Alternative name or descriptor

Standardized form(s) of name according to other rules

Status

  • Amateur

Details

Life dates

Brussels, 1873 - ?, 1968

Activity

1895 - 1914 Bruxelles
Léon Achille Émile, ° 3.9.1873. Student in 1895. Doctor of medicine and pharmacology. Subsequently lecturer and then, from 1911, professor at the "Université libre de Bruxelles", and finally dean of the faculty of medicine, 1931-1933. Took the microphotographs reproduced in collotype in the study by his father Achille Herlant, "Micrographie des poudres officinales", Brussels, 1896. Autochromist. Not a member of the ABP from 1900 to 1907.

Locations

1895 - 1914 Bruxelles

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Bibliography/Webography

VAN HOOF, Florent. "Belgian Autochromists. Léon Herlant", accessed on 27.2.2018, at:
http://autochromes.be/bio_herlant.htm

Context

Affiliations

Affiliated entity

Association belge de Photographie

Type of affiliation

Member of

Dates of affiliation

1895 - 1914

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Management

Record source

DIRECTORY_1997#2157

Identity of institution

FotoMuseum Provincie Antwerpen

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Dates of creation/revision

SFJ revised 15.5.2017, 27.2.2018 & 20.4.2018; revised 12.5.2019 based on information supplied by M. Demaeght

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