Tietz, Leonhard

Identity

Category

Person (Male)

Alternative name or descriptor

  • Antwerp Gallery (in Place de Meir)

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Status

  • Professional

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Life dates

Birnbaum [Province Posen, Prussia], 1849 - Cologne [D], 1914

Activity

1901 - 1909 Anvers, Marché au Lait, 10-12 <01-03 sa>
° 3.3.1849; + 15.11.1914. Tietz was not himself a photographer but the owner of a department store in which a photographic studio was installed. Tietz had opened his first shop in Stralsund [Pomerania, D] in 1879. His retail empire expanded rapidly throughout central and western Germany, with department stores opening inter alia in Cologne (1891), Aachen (1892) and Düsseldorf (1899). The business was turned into a joint-stock company in 1905.
1904 - 1913 Anvers, Place de Meir 92<04-10> or 82<11-13>
The identity of one of the operators here has been recorded: Paul Herman Tschischak.
1904 - 1906 Anvers, Rue Otto-Vénius (offices)

Locations

1901 - 1909 Anvers, Marché au Lait, 10-12 <01-03 sa>
1904 - 1913 Anvers, Place de Meir, 92<04-10> or 82<11-13>
1904 - 1906 Anvers, Rue Otto-Vénius (offices)

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Record source

DIRECTORY_1997#4133

Identity of institution

FotoMuseum Provincie Antwerpen

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Dates of creation/revision

SFJ revised 31.12.2017 & 6.1.2018; revised 14.5.2019 based on information supplied by M. Demaeght

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