Hermans, Jeanne (& Veuve Prignot)

Identity

Category

Person (Female)

Alternative name or descriptor

Standardized form(s) of name according to other rules

Status

  • Professional

Details

Life dates

Ghent, 1854 - Bruges, 1934

Activity

1882 * - 1925 / Bruges, Place Malleberg, 13 or 7<02>(93-25 Hermans alone)
Predecessor: Brayer Arthur
Jeanne Lucie, ° 14.12.1854; + 2.7.1934. "Special establishment for permanent carbon photography". Studio taken over on 16.12.1882, but Brayer remained in the directories until 1891. Patent dated 15.5.1885 for "a photographic system known as: photo-oleo-miniature". On CV, 1890 ca, "Mmes Hermans & Prignot". Partnership with Veuve Prignot (= Caroline Gérard, ° Ghent, 10.10.1842; + Bruges, 5.5.1909) until 1891. Subsequently Mlle Hermans operated with Victor Clemence Van Sassenbroeck (° Bruges, 16.6.1874; + Bruges, before 4.3.1960) as her assistant. Van Sassenbroeck was recorded as a portrait-maker living in Bruges at his wedding there on 14.10.1902. Portraits, town views, copies of paintings and works of art. Symbolism in certain portraits (she was an active member of the theosophic movement).

Locations

1882 * - 1925 / Bruges, Place Malleberg, 13 or 7<02>(93-25 Hermans alone)

Exhibitions

Bruges, 1902 (groups symbolising the ages of woman); Madrid, 1907; The Hague, 1908; Rotterdam, 1909.

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Record source

DIRECTORY_1997#2166

Identity of institution

FotoMuseum Provincie Antwerpen

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Dates of creation/revision

SFJ revised 19.9.2017, 30.9.2018 & 6.11.2018; SFJ revised 8.9.2020 & 2.11.2020 based on information supplied by M. Demaeght; MD revised 22.10.2020

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