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DAC Collection Artist Information

Juan Laurent (aka J. Laurent)

French photographer, active in Spain and France

Brief biography, in most instances from the Union List of Artist Names® Online:
Laurent began his career as a daguerreotypist in Paris, where he opened a studio called "Laurent & Company" in 1843. Laurent also opened a studio called "Laurent & Company" in Madrid, Spain ca. 1857, which was a commercial success.

Artist ID number in the Union List of Artist Names®: ULAN 1892.
The ULAN link above leads to a cataloging authority record at the Getty Research Institute.

Objects related to Juan Laurent (aka J. Laurent):

Juan Laurent Cathedral Interior, Cordova, Spain, ca. 1860-1870 Albumen print
Juan Laurent Cathedral Interior, Cordova, Spain, ca. 1860-1870 Albumen print
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ULAN biographical content is displayed with permission of the Getty Research Institute. Some ULAN content in some DAC artist records has been lightly edited. Content from the Getty Research Institute is © 2018 The J. Paul Getty Trust. All rights reserved.

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