Van Cortenbergh, Célestin

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Namur, 1840 - ?, ?

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1870 - 1874 Bruxelles, Rue de la Collégiale, 6
° 25.10.1840. Recorded as a businessman living in Brussels at his wedding in Overijse on 2.10.1869. Retailer of photographs of a Catholic nature such as a portrait of Pope Pius IX in four different sizes in July 1870 and composite prints of "Victims of the Commune" in October 1871. Published portraits of several Catholic cardinals, 4° size at 8 fr. and CV at 1 fr. each (Le Bien Public, 19.3.1874). Still retailing chromolitho postcards and devotional items at Place Saint-Gudule, 13 in 1899. Father of Constant Van Cortenbergh (see that name).
1900 Bruxelles - Saint-Gilles, Rue Tasson-Snel, 17
The succession to Constant Van Cortenbergh is unclear. The 1900 directory lists a certain Van Cortenbergh, no initial and of no occupation, at this address. However, some early collotype postcards were also published here.

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1870 - 1874 Bruxelles, Rue de la Collégiale, 6
1900 Bruxelles - Saint-Gilles, Rue Tasson-Snel, 17

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DIRECTORY_2017#1717

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MD / SFJ new 6.8.2020; MD revised 7.8.2020; SFJ revised 23.12.2020 based on information supplied by M. Demaeght

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