Van den Nest (Studio)

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  • Etablissement lithographique et photographique

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  • Professional

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1862 ca - 1863 / Anvers, Rue des Aveugles, 5
Jean Baptiste Joseph Van den Nest (° Antwerp, 31.7.1803; + Antwerp, 27.5.1872). An engraver and lithographer, he added photography to the activities of his studio. At this address until 24.7.1863.
1863 * - 1877 / Anvers, Rue des Récollets, 16<64-67> then 20<68-77>
Photographic, lithographic and engraving establishment. Domiciled at no. 16 from 24.7.1863 until 2.4.1868, then at no. 20 until 1872. He advertised: "In collaboration with my son, Charles, I am involved in all aspects of the art of Photography, at reduced prices, with guaranteed likeness and prompt delivery (Journal d'Anvers, 26.8.1864). From then on, "Etablissement Photographique Van den Nest Père & Fils". After the death of the elder Van den Nest, the studio was probably run by his daughter Maria (° Antwerp, 1839; + Antwerp, 6.6.1922), registered as a lithographer, until she moved out on 17.9.1877.

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1862 ca - 1863 / Anvers, Rue des Aveugles, 5
1863 * - 1877 / Anvers, Rue des Récollets, 16<64-67> then 20<68-77>

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Record source

DIRECTORY_1997#4310

Identity of institution

FotoMuseum Provincie Antwerpen

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Dates of creation/revision

SFJ revised 9.1.2018

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