Klein, Philippe

Identity

Category

Person (Male)

Alternative name or descriptor

  • Photographie Populaire (in Rue de l'Orsendael)

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Status

  • Professional

Details

Life dates

Niederstinzel [Moselle, F], 1831 - ?, ?

Activity

1860 ca Bruxelles, Rue de l'Orsendael
° 25.9.1831. Address on the back of an ambrotype. "Corner of the Place Marché du Parc, at the beginning of Rue de Schaarbeek". Despite certain sources attributing daguerreotypes to him, none exist to our knowledge. His file in the foreigners' registry is dated 1861.
1861 * Bruxelles, Rue Treurenberg, 29 (private)
An itinerant at this period, he operated in fairgrounds. He arrived from Antwerp on 10.4.1861 and left for Halle in the first half of May in the company of Anne-Marie Gasman (see that name).
1865 Bruxelles, Rue Pacheco, 22
Painter and photographer. Patent of 1.8.1865 for "an apparatus for enlarging photographs". He was elected to membership of the "Société Française de Photographie" ("Klein from Brussels", no forename) on 11.1.1867. He published in the "Bulletin de la Société Française de Photographie" on the subject of enlargers in 1867.
1869 Bruxelles, Rue du Cirque, 30 (private)
On the occasion of his wedding in Brussels on 12.6.1869, Klein gave his occupation as engineer. He published in the "Bulletin de la Société Française de Photographie" on the subject of washing paper in 1871. A certain Philippe Klein operated in Saintes [Charente Maritime, F] from the mid-1870s with the alternative studio name "Photographie Alsacienne".

Locations

1860 ca Bruxelles, Rue de l'Orsendael
1861 * Bruxelles, Rue Treurenberg, 29 (private)
1865 Bruxelles, Rue Pacheco, 22
1869 Bruxelles, Rue du Cirque, 30 (private)

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Record source

DIRECTORY_1997#2463

Identity of institution

FotoMuseum Provincie Antwerpen

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Dates of creation/revision

SFJ revised 23.4.2018 & 3.12.2018; MCC/SFJ revised 11.12.2018 & 2.1.2019

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