Sherrington, John

Identity

Category

Person (Male)

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Status

  • Amateur

Details

Life dates

Preston [Lancashire, GB], 1805 - Courtrai, 1883

Activity

1860 * - 1877 Courtrai
° 23.8.1805; + 17.11.1883. Linen merchant. In 1846, calotypist in Rotterdam [NL], where he was resident from 1840 to 1852. He took the earliest city views of Rotterdam, a surviving series of 18 salt prints held in the Print Room at the University of Leiden. He moved to Brussels - Ixelles in 1852. We currently know of no photographs taken by Sherrington during his stay in Brussels. He left for Courtrai in 1860.

Locations

1860 * - 1877 Courtrai

Exhibitions

Courtrai, 1865 (view of the Marché aux Légumes, genre scenes and local crafts studies).

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Record source

DIRECTORY_1997#3867

Identity of institution

FotoMuseum Provincie Antwerpen

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Dates of creation/revision

SFJ revised 27.6.2018 & 9.12.2018; MD revised 6.7.2020

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