Vander Haeghen, Arnold

Identity

Category

Person (Male)

Alternative name or descriptor

Standardized form(s) of name according to other rules

Status

  • Amateur / Connected

Details

Life dates

Ghent, 1869 - ?, 1942

Activity

1889 - 1914 Gand, Rue des Champs, 60 (printing works)
° 19.1.1869; + 12.1.1942. Printer. Publisher of the "Gazette van Gent". Printed a three-colour chromotypographic plate from life on 25.7.1902 and undertook commercial halftone printing amongst other reprographic processes: "Printing works E. Vander Haeghen, Rue des Champs, 60, letterpress and lithography; photogravure printing", 1903. As an amateur he took views of street life. A collection of around 800 glass negatives is preserved in the "Huis van Alijn - Museum voor Volkskunde" (Folklore Museum) in Ghent. Vander Haeghen's mansion at Rue des Champs, 82 is now a museum bearing his name.

Locations

1889 - 1914 Gand, Rue des Champs, 60 (printing works)

Exhibitions

Bruges, 1890; Ghent, 1892; Antwerp, 1894 (sp); Ghent, 1903 (sp); Ghent ABP, 1903; Liège, 1914 (sp).

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Techniques

Bibliography/Webography

DE VOS, Johan. Arnold Vander Haeghen. Foto's uit de collectie van het Huis van Alijn. Ghent, 2005, 143 pp.

Context

Affiliations

Affiliated entity

Association belge de Photographie

Type of affiliation

Member of

Dates of affiliation

1889 - 1914

Description of relationship

Management

Record source

DIRECTORY_1997#4341

Identity of institution

FotoMuseum Provincie Antwerpen

Status

Level of detail

Dates of creation/revision

SFJ revised 4.9.2017 & 29.9.2018 partly based on information supplied by Pool Andries; SFJ revised 8.3.2019

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