Muquardt, Charles

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Person (Male)

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  • Librairie Européenne

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  • Connected

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Life dates

Berlin [Prussia], 1813 - ?, ?

Activity

1858 - 1880 Bruxelles, Rue Royale, 2
Successor: Falk Theodor
Baptised Carl Johann, ° 27.8.1813. Bookseller and publisher active in Brussels since at least 1843, with branches in Ghent and Leipzig. Pioneer in publishing photographically illustrated books, including: Ed. Fétis, "L'Oeuvre de Pierre-Paul Rubens", 2 vols 1858-1860, illustrated with photographs by Leba (1858) and Radoux (1860); Wilhelm Bürger, "Le Musée d'Anvers", 1861, containing 40 albumen prints, reproductions of paintings, by Edmond Fierlants. Agency for photographs, in particular those of Edmond Fierlants.
1864 Gand, Place d'Armes, 4
In 1864, he sold "photographs from masterpieces of art ancient and modern published by G. Schauer [Berlin]".

Locations

1858 - 1880 Bruxelles, Rue Royale, 2
1864 Gand, Place d'Armes, 4

Exhibitions

Amsterdam, 1860 (two reproductions of Rubens engravings by Leba); London, 1862.

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DIRECTORY_1997#3183

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FotoMuseum Provincie Antwerpen

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SFJ revised 16.8.2018

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