Lecchi, Stefano

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Person (Male)

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  • Professional

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Life dates

Milan [I], 1803 or 1804 - ?, 1864>

Activity

1842 * Bruxelles
Itinerant daguerreotypist and calotypist, later established in Marseille [F] in 1844, then in Rome [I] and finally in Valletta [Malta] in the 1860s. After opening a studio in Aix-en-Provence [F] in March 1842, he arrived in Belgium about November 1842 for the purpose of "taking copies of our most beautiful paintings". At the end of 1844 he presented samples of his paper negative process using bromine and iodine as accelerators to the "Académie des Sciences" in Paris.

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1842 * Bruxelles

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Record source

DIRECTORY_1997#2636

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FotoMuseum Provincie Antwerpen

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SFJ revised 24.4.2018 & 30.6.2018

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