photographer, purveyor to the Royal Household
received permission to use the title ‘purveyor to Queen Regent Emma’ and her coat of arms on 30-8-1890 (Royal House Archives, A47-X-338, p. 45, 4, 154)
Dutch, German
Efferen 1849-06-14
geb. te Efferen (Duitsland)
Nijmegen 1904-11-11
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vader van fotograaf Kees Ivens; grootvader van fotograaf en cineast Joris Ivens (Leijerzapf e.a. 1984–)
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G.K.M.H Korfmacher is leermeester van Wilhelm Ivens in de jaren 1860 ; Franz Pelzer is photographer with W. Ivens in Nijmegen, in 1887-1888 (Wachlin 2011) ; C.H.J. (Conrad) Reijers was voornamelijk fotograaf bij de firma Ivens te Nijmegen (Wachlin 2011) ; Gérard Stoof is photographer with W. Ivens in Nijmgene, ca. 1895 (Wachlin 2011) ;
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  • Nijmegen 1867 - 1904
    kwam omstreeks deze tijd naar Nijmegen en bekwaamde zich in de fotografie; opende in 1871 eigen fotografisch atelier (Leijerzapf e.a. 1984–); was eerst fotograaf bij G.K.M.H. Korfmacher te Nijmegen (Wachlin 2011) Adressen in Nijmegen: Doddendaal B 351 (22) (Korfmacher) ; Houtstraat B 308 (50) (1881) ; Houtstraat B 50 (1887) ; Houtstraat 20 (1889) ; Houtstraat 23 (1892-1901) ; (Wachlin 2011)
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This field specifies the various subject categories or genres that constitute the oeuvre of the artist in question. The contents of this field are generally based more on the documentation available at the RKD than on the literature.
landscape (as genre), portrait photography, architectural photography, group portrait, child portrait, reproductive photography
albumen print
carte-de-visite, cabinet photograph
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