Roman (- Clits), Jean

Identity

Category

Person (Male)

Alternative name or descriptor

  • Photographie Artistique (La Louvière)

Standardized form(s) of name according to other rules

Status

  • Professional

Details

Life dates

Ghent, 1869 - ?, ?

Activity

1895 Namur, Rue de Bruxelles, 20
Successor: Deton - Cornand
Jean François, ° 31.10.1869. Specialised in enlargements. "Roman, F." in the directory. Already recorded as a photographer resident in Lille [F], Rue Nationale at the occasion of his wedding in Lille [F] to Clémentine Clits (° Grivegnée, 4.8.1873) on 24.1.1891. According to his marriage certificate, he had arrived at this address in Lille [F] 18 months prior. It is unclear whether or not there is a link with the Deton family, who were active in the Rue Nationale at that time and were his successors in Namur.
1896 - 1897 Wetteren, Rue de l'Eglise
1898 - 1900 Gand, Rue de Flandre, 11<98> then 24<99-00>
Successor: Buyle & Lahmer
On CV, "Painter and draughtsman". Already recorded as a photographer resident in Ghent, Kerkstraat [Rue de l'Eglise] in May 1895 at the birth of a son in Ghent. Subsequently recorded as a photographer in Ghent, Rue de Flandre at the birth of another son in March 1898.
1901 - 1906 La Louvière, Rue du Commerce, 68
Sentenced to six months in prison by the criminal court in Mons in January 1910 when described as a "former photographer in La Louvière".

Locations

1895 Namur, Rue de Bruxelles, 20
1896 - 1897 Wetteren, Rue de l'Eglise
1898 - 1900 Gand, Rue de Flandre, 11<98> then 24<99-00>
1901 - 1906 La Louvière, Rue du Commerce, 68

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Record source

DIRECTORY_1997#3661

Identity of institution

FotoMuseum Provincie Antwerpen

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Dates of creation/revision

MD revised 12.6.2020; SFJ revised 2.8.2020 based on information supplied by M. Demaeght

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