Souriau, Henri (Abbé)

Identity

Category

Person (Male)

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Standardized form(s) of name according to other rules

Status

  • Amateur

Details

Life dates

Nogent-le-Rotrou [Eure-et-Loir, F], 1838 - Bruges, 1915

Activity

1892 - 1906 Bruges
Henri Adolphe, ° 17.10.1838; + 4.10.1915. "Resting" Catholic priest. Founding member of the "Cercle photographique de Bruges" and treasurer in 1893. Souriau was a village priest in the diocese of Chartres [F] when he was found guilty of immoral acts "against young girls under the age of thirteen years" on 12.3.1879. Sentenced to 15 years hard labour, he fled before the punishment could be carried out.

Locations

1892 - 1906 Bruges

Exhibitions

Bruges, 1893; Bruges, 1894; Bruges, 1901.

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Record source

DIRECTORY_1997#3950

Identity of institution

FotoMuseum Provincie Antwerpen

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Dates of creation/revision

SFJ revised 15.9.2019 based on information supplied by Peter Bultinck; SFJ revised 22.9.2019 & 22.5.2020 based on information supplied by M. Demaeght

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