Werder, Oswald

Identity

Category

Person (Male)

Alternative name or descriptor

  • Photo-Comptoir
  • Photographie Centrale

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Status

  • Professional / Connected

Details

Life dates

La Louvière, 1871 - ?, ?

Activity

1897 - 1906 ca La Louvière, Rue Hamoir, 6 & 12
Predecessor: Werder A. & Fils Successor: Lagrâce Camille (at no.6)
Alexandre known as Oswald, ° 7.11.1871. Recorded as a photographer domiciled in La Louvière at the occasion of his wedding in La Louvière on 29.11.1893. Patent of 18.11.1898 [O. Werder, Erquelinnes] for "an apparatus known as universal photographic intermediary". Enlarging. Copying. O. Werder was active in Jeumont [Nord, F] in the second half of the 1890s.
1897 Bracquegnies, Rue de l'Industrie
Branch. A certain Gustave Werder was recorded as a photographer aged 23 resident in Strépy-Bracquegnies, a village in the municipality of La Louvière, in January 1911.
1897 Manage, Rue de l'Inquiétude
Branch.
1910 ca - 1913 La Louvière, Rue de la Chaussée, 58
The studio was still operating in La Louvière, Rue du Théatre, 3 in 1943.

Locations

1897 - 1906 ca La Louvière, Rue Hamoir, 6 & 12
1897 Bracquegnies, Rue de l'Industrie
1897 Manage, Rue de l'Inquiétude
1910 ca - 1913 La Louvière, Rue de la Chaussée, 58

Exhibitions

Brussels, 1898.

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Record source

DIRECTORY_1997#4745

Identity of institution

FotoMuseum Provincie Antwerpen

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Dates of creation/revision

SFJ revised 19.5.2018, 21.7.2018, 3.12.2018 & 18.1.2019; MD revised 22.4.2020, 22.10.2020 & 18.11.2020

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