Rousseau, René

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Person (Male)

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  • Amateur

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Life dates

Activity

1893 - 1901 Namur - Jambes
First pupil, then assistant in the Engineering Corps in 1894. Enthousiastic member of the Namur section of the ABP (talks, articles). Landscapes and lively scenes. The "Bulletin de l'ABP" published several of his articles: "Stripping negatives", 1898; "On viewfinders used in photography", 1899; "Gelatine-bromide and collodion", 1900; "On the influence of aperture on the sharpness of photographic images", 1902.
1902 - 1904 Ypres
Transferred to the Antwerp section of the ABP.

Locations

1893 - 1901 Namur - Jambes
1902 - 1904 Ypres

Exhibitions

Paris, Journal "Bluet de Paris", 1893; Ixelles, 1895 (gold medal); Brussels, 1896; Hamburg, 1896; Brussels, 1898; Hamburg, 1898; Berlin, 1899; Ghent, 1899; Hamburg, 1899; Leipzig, 1899; Antwerp, 1900; Paris, 1902.

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Association belge de Photographie

Type of affiliation

Member of

Dates of affiliation

1894 - 1904

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Record source

DIRECTORY_1997#3702

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Dates of creation/revision

SFJ revised 5.6.2018, 27.2.2019 & 1.2.2021; SFJ revised 30.4.2020 based on information supplied by M. Demaeght

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