Otten, Prosper

Identity

Category

Person (Male)

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  • Portraits Otten

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Status

  • Professional

Details

Life dates

Andrimont, 1879 - Brussels - Schaerbeek, 1928

Activity

1906 * - 1907 / Bruxelles, Rue Van Helmont, 21 or 41
Prosper Léopold, ° 3.12.1879; + July 1928. Arrived at this address (no. 41) on 15.1.1906 and left for Rue Philippe de Champagne, 16 on 22.6.1907. Advertising with crayon portraits here. There might be a family connection with Joseph Michel Otten (° Brussels, 2.1.1846), recorded as a photographer in Brussels in February 1878 and July 1881 and, at his wedding on 8.1.1887, resident in Brussels, Rue Vander Elst, 6.
1906 - 1907 Bruxelles, Rue des Fleuristes, 17
1907 * - 1912 Bruxelles, Rue Philippe de Champagne, 16
Enlargements. Already advertising with crayon portraits at this address in May 1907. Recorded as a photographer at this address on the occasion of his wedding in Brussels on 27.10.1909.
1912 - 1913 Bruxelles, Rue Antoine Dansaert, 81<12> or 33<12-13>
Advertising here in June 1912, when it was reported that the business had no branches (Gazette de Charleroi, 23.6.1912).
1912 * - 1913 Bruxelles, Boulevard Anspach, 195
Advertising here in October 1912.
1914 Bruxelles, Rue du Midi, 126
Active in Brussels - Schaerbeek, Rue de Quatrecht, 28 after World War I. Reportedly committed suicide there by hanging himself.

Locations

1906 * - 1907 / Bruxelles, Rue Van Helmont, 21 or 41
1906 - 1907 Bruxelles, Rue des Fleuristes, 17
1907 * - 1912 Bruxelles, Rue Philippe de Champagne, 16
1912 - 1913 Bruxelles, Rue Antoine Dansaert, 81<12> or 33<12-13>
1912 * - 1913 Bruxelles, Boulevard Anspach, 195
1914 Bruxelles, Rue du Midi, 126

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DIRECTORY_1997#3243

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FotoMuseum Provincie Antwerpen

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Dates of creation/revision

SFJ revised 5.2.2018 & 16.5.2018; revised 31.5.2019 based on information supplied by M. Demaeght; MD revised 20.10.2020, 18.11.2020 & 25.3.2021

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