Smaelen, François

Identity

Category

Person (Male)

Alternative name or descriptor

Standardized form(s) of name according to other rules

Status

  • Amateur

Details

Life dates

Brussels, 1839 - Éprave, 1912

Activity

1899 - 1903 Verviers
° 15.4.1839; + 30.6.1912. Banker. President of the "Photo-Club de Verviers" until 1902, then honorary president in 1903. Central figure behind the affiliation of this club to the ABP, thereby constituting its Verviers section.
1903 - 1909 Liège
Agent of the National Bank. Vice-president of the Liège section of the ABP in 1905 and president in 1906. Excursions to Villers-la-Ville. Visits to Sicily, Gorges du Tarn, Rocamadour, etc.
1910 - 1912 + Éprave

Locations

1899 - 1903 Verviers
1903 - 1909 Liège
1910 - 1912 + Éprave

Exhibitions

Verviers, 1899.

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Affiliations

Affiliated entity

Association belge de Photographie

Type of affiliation

Member of

Dates of affiliation

1903 - 1912

Description of relationship

Management

Record source

DIRECTORY_1997#3898

Identity of institution

FotoMuseum Provincie Antwerpen

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Level of detail

Dates of creation/revision

SFJ revised 24.4.2017; SFJ revised 19.7.2020 based on information supplied by M. Demaeght

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