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HomeContents > People > Photographers > Edouard Hannon

Dates:  1853, 13 January - 1931
Born:  Belgium, Ixelles
Died:  Belgium, Brussels
Active:  Belgium / France / Russia / Spain / Italy / US
Belgian photographer who was one of the founders of the Association Belge de Photographie in 1874. In the 1890s he traveled in connection with his work as Technical Director of Solvay and takes photographs using a box camera. His photographs are shown in exhibitions in the 1890s including those of the Photo-Club de Paris (1894, 1895, 1896).

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Getty Research, Los Angeles, USA has an ULAN (Union List of Artists Names Online) entry for this photographer. This is useful for checking names and they frequently provide a brief biography. Go to website

Printed biographies

The following books are useful starting points to obtain brief biographies but they are not substitutes for the monographs on individual photographers.

• Auer, Michele & Michel 1985 Encyclopedie Internationale Des Photographes de 1839 a Nos Jours / Photographers Encylopaedia International 1839 to the present (Hermance, Editions Camera Obscura) 2 volumes [A classic reference work for biographical information on photographers.] 
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