Photo-Club d'Anvers

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1903 * - 1914 > Anvers, Place Verte, 3<5-8> or 39<10-14>
Club founded on 1.12.1903 "with the exclusive aim of seeking and applying means of artistic expression of which photography is capable." Founding president: Ernest Zitting. He was succeeded by Henri Remes, 1908-1911 and Emile Rombaut, 1911-1935. The club had 35 members in 1908 and held meetings at the Taverne Alsacienne, Place Verte, 3 in its early years. Courses, lectures, contests and outings. Offered a course of instruction on gum printing, beginning on 14.2.1905, given by members Elie Fransman, Henri Remes and Ernest Zitting, The club organised three public exhibitions or 'salons' before World War I, the first on 3-10.4.1910 and the third one in April 1914.

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1903 * - 1914 > Anvers, Place Verte, 3<5-8> or 39<10-14>

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DIRECTORY_1997#3358

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FotoMuseum Provincie Antwerpen

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SFJ revised 14.11.2017, 31.12.2017, 22.12.2018, 3.1.2018 & 18.6.2019; SFJ revised 18.9.2020 & 6.3.2021 based on information supplied by M. Demaeght; SFJ revised 18.2.2021 based on information supplied by Pool Andries;

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