Wicard, Edouard

Identity

Category

Person (Male)

Alternative name or descriptor

  • Au Lion d'Afrique

Standardized form(s) of name according to other rules

Status

  • Amateur / Connected

Details

Life dates

Tournai, 1864 - Tournai, 1935

Activity

1893 - 1913 Tournai, Rue des Puits-l'Eau, 20
Edouard Eugène Justin, ° 22.4.1864; + 24.8.1935. Cameras and photographic supplies. Trained as a taxidermist by his father, Wicard became an electrician and early telephone supplier. Letterheads read: "Electric lighting. Signals, telephones, lightning conductors. Apparatus and general supplies for electricity, photography and science."

Locations

1893 - 1913 Tournai, Rue des Puits-l'Eau, 20

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Bibliography/Webography

RENSON, Florence. "Édouard Wicard (1864-1935). Naturaliste, constructeur-électricien et photographe à Tournai", Pasquier Grenier A.S.B.L., no. 98 (September 2009), pp. 3-14.

Context

Affiliations

Affiliated entity

Association belge de Photographie

Type of affiliation

Member of

Dates of affiliation

1895 - 1913

Description of relationship

Management

Record source

DIRECTORY_1997#4760

Identity of institution

FotoMuseum Provincie Antwerpen

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Level of detail

Dates of creation/revision

SFJ revised 26.4.2017; revised 25.2.2019 based on information supplied by M. Demaeght

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