Vincart, Paul

Identity

Category

Person (Male)

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Standardized form(s) of name according to other rules

Status

  • Amateur / Connected

Details

Life dates

Silly, 1867 - ?, ?

Activity

1900 - 1909 Anvers, Rue Bréderode, 160
Paul Jean Baptiste, ° 8.7.1867. Pharmacist. Photographic supplies. Founder member of the "Société d'Astronomie d'Anvers" in 1905, becoming its vice-president in the interwar period. A telescope maker, he cut and mounted mirrors measuring 15, 20 and 30 cm. The astronomical society had a small observatory on a warehouse roof in the Antwerp docklands containing a 25 cm reflector made by Vincart.

Locations

1900 - 1909 Anvers, Rue Bréderode, 160

Exhibitions

Antwerp (CEPS), 1903.

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Affiliations

Affiliated entity

Association belge de Photographie

Type of affiliation

Member of

Dates of affiliation

1903 - 1909

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Record source

DIRECTORY_1997#4646

Identity of institution

FotoMuseum Provincie Antwerpen

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Dates of creation/revision

SFJ revised 6.8.2017; SFJ revised 5.12.2019 based on information supplied by M. Demaeght

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