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ID: 500016067
 
Record Type: Person
Braun, Adolphe (French photographer, 1811-1877)

Note: Braun was associated with the Société Française de Photographie. He opened his first studio in Dornach, Alsace, or in Mulhouse France in 1850 and another studio in Paris in 1868 or 1873 with his son Gaston. They were assisted by Adolphe's son-in-law, Léon Clément . Upon Adolphe Braun's death in 1877, the firm was run by Gaston, his son-in-law Léon Clément and Louis Pierson. At this point the firm may have changed its name to "Braun, Clément & Cie."

Names:
Braun, Adolphe (preferred,V,index,LC)
Adolphe Braun (V,display)
Braun, Ad. (V)
Braun, Jean Adolphe (U)

Nationalities:
French (preferred)
Swiss

Roles:
artist (preferred)
photographer

Gender: male

Birth and Death Places:
Born:  Besançon (Doubs, Franche-Comté, France) (inhabited place)
Died:  Dornach (Haut-Rhin, Alsace, France) (inhabited place)

Related People or Corporate Bodies:
founder of ....  Adolphe Braun & Co.  
..................  (French photography studio and publisher, ca. 1850-ca. 1890) [500033420]

List/Hierarchical Position:
 ....  Persons, Artists
 ........  Braun, Adolphe (I)

Biographies:
(French photographer, 1811-1877) ..... [VP Preferred]
(artist, 1811-1877) ..... [GRL]
(French photographer, 1812-1877) ..... [Grove Art]
(French, 1811-1877) ..... [JPGM]
(artist 1811-1877) ..... [GRL]
(French photographer; born Besançon (France), 1812; died Dornach (Alsace, Germany, now France), 1877) ..... [CCA]
(Swiss photographer in FRA, 1811-1877) ..... [BHA]

Sources and Contributors:
Adolphe Braun ........ [CCA, VP]
............................  J. Paul Getty Museum, collections online (2000-)
Braun, Ad. ........ [CCA]
......................  Canadian Centre for Architecture database
Braun, Adolphe ........ [BHA Preferred, CCA Preferred, GRL Preferred, Grove Art Preferred, JPGM Preferred, VP Preferred]
..............................  GRI Library, author records (1998-)
..............................  Grove Art artist database (1989-)
..............................  J. Paul Getty Museum, collections online (2000-)
..............................  Library of Congress Authorities database (n.d.) n 86857297
..............................  Library of Congress Authorities online (2002-) 86857297
Braun, Jean Adolphe ........ [GRL]
.......................................  Library of Congress Authorities database (n.d.) n 86857297

Subject: ........ [BHA, CCA, GRL, Grove Art, JPGM, VP]
....................  Auer, Encyclopédie des Photographes (1985)
....................  Canadian Centre for Architecture database
....................  Eastman House Database [online] (n.d.)
....................  Gernsheim, History of Photography from the Camera Obscura (1969)
....................  GRI Library, author records (1998-)
....................  Grove Art artist database (1989-)
....................  Grove Dictionary of Art online (1999-2002) accessed 17 September 2003
....................  J. Paul Getty Museum, collections online (2000-)
....................  Library of Congress Authorities database (n.d.)
....................  Library of Congress Authorities online (2002-) 86857297
....................  Macmillan, Encyclopedia Photographers (1983)
....................  Mans.
....................  McCauley, Industrial Madness (1994) 273
....................  Newhall, History of Photography (1982)
....................  nuc86-91792: His Gotthard als die Bahn gebaut wurde, c1982
....................  Williams and Nelson, Adolphe Braun, Walker Evans (1988)
 
Note:
English .......... [CCA, VP]
.......... Auer, Encyclopédie des Photographes (1985)
.......... Eastman House Database [online] (n.d.)
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