Jacopssen, Louis

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Person (Male)

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  • Amateur

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Life dates

Bruges, 1797 - Paris [F], 1877

Activity

1845 - 1852 Bruges, Domaine de Bloemendael
Louis Constantin, ° 25.3.1797; + 5.11.1877. Painter and graphic artist. From 1839 he was an arboriculturist and ran a rural estate near Bruges. Collaboration with Guillaume Claine (see that name) with whom he took, most notably, views of Brussels and Laeken in 1849. From 1848 onwards he made combination prints, introducing clouds, objects, and human figures into his landscapes. Views for the photographic missions commissioned from Claine. No further trace of activity after 1852. He moved to Brussels in 1867, then left for Paris.

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1845 - 1852 Bruges, Domaine de Bloemendael

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Bibliography/Webography

JOSEPH, S.F. & SCHWILDEN, T. A l'aube de la photographie en Belgique: Guillaume Claine (1811-1869) et son cercle. Brussels, 1991, 120 pp.

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DIRECTORY_1997#2314

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FotoMuseum Provincie Antwerpen

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SFJ updated 27.1.2017 & 8.6.2020

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