Jonniaux, Charles [1]

Identity

Category

Person (Male)

Alternative name or descriptor

Standardized form(s) of name according to other rules

Status

  • Connected

Details

Life dates

Liège, 1819 - Liège 1891

Activity

1870 ca - 1891 + Liège, Rue de la Cathédrale, 16
Successor: Laoureux & Cie
At the corner of Rue Sainte-Aldegonde. Bathelemy Charles, ° 14.3.1819; + 25.12.1891. Porcelain and glass merchant from 1860 in association with his younger brother Jacques Adolphe, trading as "Jonniaux Frères". Sales of photographic material from 1870 ca. Invented a gelatine-bromide emulsion process in 1882. Agency for Kodak ("C.B. Jonniaux & Frères") in 1890. Founder member of the ABP, when Charles was described as a "manufacturer of chemicals". The Jonniaux company was wound up at the end of 1895, whereby Moreau Frères took over the porcelain and glassware side. His nephew (son of brother Jacques Adolphe), also named Charles, was an ABP member from 1908 until 1914.

Locations

1870 ca - 1891 + Liège, Rue de la Cathédrale, 16

Exhibitions

Ghent, 1880 (Jonniaux Frères).

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Affiliations

Affiliated entity

Association belge de Photographie

Type of affiliation

Member of

Dates of affiliation

1874 - 1893

Description of relationship

Membership continued in Charles' name for two years after his death.

Management

Record source

DIRECTORY_1997#2367

Identity of institution

FotoMuseum Provincie Antwerpen

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Dates of creation/revision

SFJ revised 22.4.2018 & 7.4.2019; SFJ revised 22.7.2019 & 15.4.2020 based on information supplied by M. Demaeght; SFJ revised 24.8.2020

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