Leirens, Léon

Identity

Category

Person (Male)

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Standardized form(s) of name according to other rules

Status

  • Amateur

Details

Life dates

Ghent, 1852 - Ghent, 1931

Activity

1875 - 1914 Gand
Léon Charles, ° 14.4.1852; + 18.5.1931. Engineer. He ran, in conjunction with his brother, a chemical factory "S.A. La Lys" in Ghent - Ledeberg and was a director ("administrateur") of the "Banque de Flandre et de Gand" and "Sucrerie de Moerbeke-Waes". He was chairman of the "Musée des Arts Décoratifs de Gand", 1913-1931. Member of the ABP from 13.7.1875. Knight of the Order of Leopold.

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1875 - 1914 Gand

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Affiliated entity

Association belge de Photographie

Type of affiliation

Member of

Dates of affiliation

1875 - 1914

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Record source

DIRECTORY_1997#2687

Identity of institution

FotoMuseum Provincie Antwerpen

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Dates of creation/revision

SFJ revised 3.9.2017; SFJ revised 16.12.2019 based on information supplied by M. Demaeght

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