Schaffers, Nestor

Identity

Category

Person (Male)

Alternative name or descriptor

Standardized form(s) of name according to other rules

Status

  • Professional

Details

Life dates

Liège, 1826 - Ghent, 1896

Activity

1862 */ Gand, Rue Basse, 22
Predecessor: Renoz Edouard Successor: Renoz Veuve Edouard
Paul Joseph Nicolas Nestor, ° 13.3.1826; + 12.11.1896. Painter who had studied in Antwerp, Düsseldorf [D], Barbizon [F], and in Switzerland. According to advertisements, he acquired the studio with the support of Renoz' widow, who continued the business after Schaffers moved to Rue du Pont Madou.
1862 * - 1874 Gand, Rue du Pont Madou, 15 [Walpoortbrugstraat]
Recorded as a lithographer aged 40 resident in Ghent, Walpoortbrugstraat in June 1866. A friend of Désiré Van Monckhoven, he was one of the first to use carbon paper commercialised by Van Monckhoven. Founder member of the ABP.
1875 - 1896 + Gand, Rue Guinard, 9
Successor: Aelterman Dominique
Submitted a building permit for this address in 1873 so may well have moved here in 1874. He remained at this address until his death.

Locations

1862 */ Gand, Rue Basse, 22
1862 * - 1874 Gand, Rue du Pont Madou, 15 [Walpoortbrugstraat]
1875 - 1896 + Gand, Rue Guinard, 9

Exhibitions

Brussels, 1880.

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Context

Affiliations

Affiliated entity

Association belge de Photographie

Type of affiliation

Member of

Dates of affiliation

1874 - 1896

Description of relationship

Management

Record source

DIRECTORY_1997#3770

Identity of institution

FotoMuseum Provincie Antwerpen

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Dates of creation/revision

SFJ revised 26.5.2018 & 12.6.2019 based on information supplied by Peter Eyckerman; SFJ revised 3.12.2019 based on information supplied by M. Demaeght

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