Pirot (- Schwartz), Hubert J.

Identity

Category

Person (Male)

Alternative name or descriptor

Standardized form(s) of name according to other rules

Status

  • Professional

Details

Life dates

Dinant, 1867 - Durnal (Namur), 1928

Activity

1898 Dinant, Montagne de la Croix, 13
° 22.8.1867; + November 1928. A certain H. Pirot was already active around 1885 (CV with ink stamp, but no place given). Address noted on his ABP file card on joining in July 1898.
1898 - 1900 Bouillon, Rue du Brutz<98>
Address recorded in "Bulletin de l'ABP" on joining in July 1898. Not an ABP member, 1900-1908.
1900 - 1901 Bertrix
1905 ca Marche-en-Famenne
Location on CVs can be misread as "Marcae. Luxembourg". Auto-testimonial on CV back, "The work leaving our studio has been awarded a silver medal and diploma by the government and honoured with orders by the ministries of agriculture and foreign affairs, the bookshops [sic] of the academies of science of Saint Petersburg, London, Paris and St Louis (USA). In 1897 our studio was honoured with an order from the court of Russia."
1909 - 1914 > Dinant, Rue Grande, 133<09-10> or 135<11-14>
Documented Dinant in ruins after its bombardment in August 1914. Pirot’s photographs constitute a significant contribution to the visual record of the impact of World War I on the Belgian home front.

Locations

1898 Dinant, Montagne de la Croix, 13
1898 - 1900 Bouillon, Rue du Brutz<98>
1900 - 1901 Bertrix
1905 ca Marche-en-Famenne
1909 - 1914 > Dinant, Rue Grande, 133<09-10> or 135<11-14>

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Affiliated entity

Association belge de Photographie

Type of affiliation

Member of

Dates of affiliation

1898 - 1911

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Record source

DIRECTORY_1997#3442

Identity of institution

FotoMuseum Provincie Antwerpen

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Dates of creation/revision

SFJ revised 12.9.2017 & 31.8.2018; MCC revised 13.12.2018; SFJ revised 28.4.2020 partly based on information supplied by M. Demaeght; MD revised 4.11.2020

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