Wood, John Muir

Identity

Category

Person (Male)

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Standardized form(s) of name according to other rules

Status

  • Amateur

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Life dates

Edinburgh [GB], 1805 - Cove [Dunbartonshire, GB], 1892

Activity

1847 [Belgium (views of)]
° 31.7.1805; + 25.6.1892. Scottish musician, piano maker, music publisher. Photographs taken during a visit to Belgium: Antwerp, Bruges (29.9.1847), Ghent (29-30.7.1847), Malines, Sint-Rombouts Cathedral (1.8.1847), Brussels, Liège, Louvain and Namur. All these images were made from calotype negatives. They constitute one of the oldest complete sets of Belgian topographic photographs that have survived intact. Holdings in the Scottish National Portrait Gallery, Edinburgh.

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1847 [Belgium (views of)]

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Bibliography/Webography

COPPENS, Jan. "Britse Kalotypisten in Nederland en België (1). George Moir en John Muir Wood", Foto, vol. 6, 1985, pp. 58-63.
"John Muir Wood", accessed at: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/John_Muir_Wood

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Record source

DIRECTORY_1997#4811

Identity of institution

FotoMuseum Provincie Antwerpen

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Dates of creation/revision

SFJ revised 12.7.2018; revised 25.2.2019, based on information supplied by M. Demaeght

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