Janssens, Gérard

Identity

Category

Person (Male)

Alternative name or descriptor

  • Photographie Artistique et Industrielle

Standardized form(s) of name according to other rules

Status

  • Professional

Details

Life dates

Liège, 1863 - Liège, 1925

Activity

1892 - 1914 Liège, Boulevard d'Avroy, 46<92-00> then 222<01-14>
Gérard Jean, ° 31.7.1863; + 3.7.1925. "Former operator at the best studios in Liège, Ghent and Maastricht". Recorded as a photographer domiciled in Liège, Rue Légia at the occasion of his marriage in Liège on 21.4.1891. Subsequently a witness at the wedding of André Huisman's daughter in Liège on 30.8.1894 when he was recorded as a photographer domiciled in Liège. Secretary of the "Association des Photographes et Marchands de Produits Photographiques", 1904.
1909 - 1925 + Liège, Boulevard de la Sauvenière, 113
Address not recorded in the ABP membership lists before World War I. When his wife Hélène Visser (°Liège, 24.1.1864; + Liège, 27.11.1910) died at this address in 1910, an obituary notice credited her with helping her husband build his photographic business.

Locations

1892 - 1914 Liège, Boulevard d'Avroy, 46<92-00> then 222<01-14>
1909 - 1925 + Liège, Boulevard de la Sauvenière, 113

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Affiliated entity

Association belge de Photographie

Type of affiliation

Member of

Dates of affiliation

1902 - 1914

Description of relationship

Management

Record source

DIRECTORY_1997#2335

Identity of institution

FotoMuseum Provincie Antwerpen

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Level of detail

Dates of creation/revision

SFJ revised 22.4.2017 & 4.8.2019 based on information supplied by M. Demaeght; MD revised 13.5.2020, 18.6.2020 & 16.10.2020

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