Louvois, Adrien

Identity

Category

Person (Male)

Alternative name or descriptor

  • Photographie Artistique Instantanée (Instantanée added only at Chaussée de Louvain)

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Status

  • Professional / Connected

Details

Life dates

Brussels, 1851 - ?, 1911>

Activity

1879 - 1882 / Bruxelles - Saint-Josse, Rue Saint-Josse, 33
° 24.3.1851. Arrived at this address on 23.8.1875, where he was at first a ppainter-decorator. His wife, Léontine De Buck (° Brussels - Molenbeek, 20.9.1856; + La Hulpe, 14.5.1903) was also a photographer. He left on 27.9.1882.
1882 * - 1911 / Bruxelles - Saint-Josse, Chaussée de Louvain, 51
Successor: Cusinier A.
At this address from 27.9.1882 to 15.4.1911. Artist and painter. "Special studio for equestrians. Guaranteed permanent portraits on porcelain plaques for funerary monuments. Printing in printer’s ink". In 1899 he took a series of photographs "Canal de Bruxelles au Rupel", published in collotype. Overlapped with A. Cusinier at this address from 1908 onwards. On 15.4.1911 Louvois moved to Brussels - Saint-Josse, Place Saint-Josse, 1, an address already listed in 1903 in the Monod directory. Also recorded as photographers in Brussels: Jean Louvois, aged 28, in November 1898 and Pierre Louvois, aged 22, in March 1902.
1888 - 1894 Bruxelles - Saint-Josse, Rue Scailquin, 58
1903 - 1911 Bruxelles - Saint-Josse, Place Saint-Josse, 1

Locations

1879 - 1882 / Bruxelles - Saint-Josse, Rue Saint-Josse, 33
1882 * - 1911 / Bruxelles - Saint-Josse, Chaussée de Louvain, 51
1888 - 1894 Bruxelles - Saint-Josse, Rue Scailquin, 58
1903 - 1911 Bruxelles - Saint-Josse, Place Saint-Josse, 1

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Affiliated entity

Association belge de Photographie

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Member of

Dates of affiliation

1891 - 1905

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Management

Record source

DIRECTORY_1997#2848

Identity of institution

FotoMuseum Provincie Antwerpen

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Dates of creation/revision

SFJ revised 31.1.2018, 22.2.2018 & 15.5.2018

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