Janssen, Charles (Karl)

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Person (Male)

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  • Photographie Artistique

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  • Professional

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Life dates

Cologne [Prussia], 1869 - ?, ?

Activity

1892 * - 1902 / Courtrai, Rue Longue des Pierres, 33
Successor: Roesler - Bolle G.
° 24.2.1869. Arrived in Courtrai from Ghent on 10.2.1890. Opened a studio at this address in August 1892. He had a succession of apprentices or operators coming from Germany: his future brother-in-law Joseph Remmlinger (see that name); his successor in Courtrai, Georg Roesler (see that name); Paul Kaphengst (° Witten a/d Ruhr [D], 25.6.1878) from 25.9.1894 to July 1896: Jean Veit (° Augsburg [D], 2.10.1866), arriving from Wiesbaden [D] on 25.9.1897 and returning to Germany in 1898. Janssen left Courtrai for Binche in February 1902.
1897 * - 1898 / Audenarde, Rue Puits-aux-Cigales [Krekelput], 14
Predecessor: Stuttgen Pierre Successor: Remmlinger - Janssen Joseph
Studio opening announced on 24.10.1897. Registered as an art photographer and graphic artist, of Prussian origin, coming from Courtrai.
1898 - 1905> Grammont, Rue Neuve, 22
1898 ca Thielt, Rue de Courtrai, 11
Branch studio. Another branch operated, at an indetermined date before 1902, in Mouscron, Rue de la Station, 89.
1902 * Binche, Grand'Place

Locations

1892 * - 1902 / Courtrai, Rue Longue des Pierres, 33
1897 * - 1898 / Audenarde, Rue Puits-aux-Cigales [Krekelput], 14
1898 - 1905> Grammont, Rue Neuve, 22
1898 ca Thielt, Rue de Courtrai, 11
1902 * Binche, Grand'Place

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DIRECTORY_1997#2331

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FotoMuseum Provincie Antwerpen

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Dates of creation/revision

SFJ note 20.4.2018: incorporates record 1997#2084 ("Hanssen"), which was a transcription error; revised 22.4.2018 & 9.11.2018 partly based on information supplied by Paul De Paepe and Filippe De Potter

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