Wolff, Oscar

Identity

Category

Person (Male)

Alternative name or descriptor

  • Photographie du Midi (at Rue de Fiennes)

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Status

  • Professional / Connected

Details

Life dates

Verviers, 1870 - ?, 1941

Activity

1895 ca Verviers, Rue des Ecoles
Nicolas Joseph Oscar, ° 16.1.1870; + February 1941. Sometimes spelled “Wolf”. Portrait studio at this address. The studio coexisted with a Brussels studio at an unspecified address, and then with the studio at Rue de Fiennes, 27.
1895 - 1914 Bruxelles - Anderlecht, Rue de Fiennes, 27
Cameras and general supplies for photographers. Photographic papers. Recorded as a photographer at this address on the occasion of his wedding in Brussels - Anderlecht on 18.12.1895. On CV, "Art portraits on simili ivory celluloid", 1898 ca. Variable spelling on CVs, "Wolf" or "Wolff". Sometimes "Wolff G." or "D." in the directories. Still recorded as a photographer in Brussels - Schaerbeek at Avenue Emile Zola, 26 or Rue Iwan Gilkin, 11 when he died. An advertisement in April 1941 indicates that the studio was still operating at the latter address after his death.

Locations

1895 ca Verviers, Rue des Ecoles
1895 - 1914 Bruxelles - Anderlecht, Rue de Fiennes, 27

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Record source

DIRECTORY_1997#4808

Identity of institution

FotoMuseum Provincie Antwerpen

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Dates of creation/revision

SFJ revised 7.2.2018 & 1.6.2019 based on information supplied by M. Demaeght; MD revised 12.11.2020

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