Weck Frères, [H. & T.]

Identity

Category

Partnership

Alternative name or descriptor

  • Photométachrome Compagnie (in Uccle)

Standardized form(s) of name according to other rules

Status

  • Professional / Connected

Details

Life dates

Activity

1895 - 1908 Bruxelles, Rue Blaes, 28
Predecessor: Vander Elst [E.] & Gabler [J.] #
Hermann Arnould and Corneille Théodore (° Koblenz [Prussia], 5.10.1868), twin sons of Arnold. Photographers and photograph dealers. Collotype. "Artistic printing, archaeological and industrial work. 'In Memoriam' souvenirs, menus" [Rozez, 1896]. On the occasion of Théodore's wedding in Brussels on 25.10.1899, both brothers were described as printers. Whereas on the occasion of his wedding in Brussels on 1.5.1901, Hermann was recorded as a photographer resident at this address whilst his brother Théodore was described as a printer. Hermann was an ABP member in 1904-1905.
1909 - 1914 Bruxelles - Uccle, Avenue des Chalets, 15-25
Collotype printing and photoengraving, under the trade name "Photométachrome Compagnie". "Same firm in London and Rotterdam. Collotype, photoengraving and photolithography in black and white and colour" [Mertens, 1912].

Locations

1895 - 1908 Bruxelles, Rue Blaes, 28
1909 - 1914 Bruxelles - Uccle, Avenue des Chalets, 15-25

Exhibitions

Brussels, 1897.

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Techniques

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Context

Affiliations

Affiliated entity

Association belge de Photographie

Type of affiliation

Member of

Dates of affiliation

1904 - 1905

Description of relationship

Management

Record source

DIRECTORY_1997#4734

Identity of institution

FotoMuseum Provincie Antwerpen

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Dates of creation/revision

SFJ revised 7.2.2018, 19.5.2018 & 31.12.2018

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