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Trautz, Georges, 1808-1879


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    • Trautz-Bauzonnet, 1808-1879
    • Trautz-Bauzonnet (Firm : Paris, France)
  • Additional Information

    • Birth Date

        (edtf) 1808
    • Death Date

        (edtf) 1879-11-06
    • Has Affiliation

        • Affiliation Address: 15 rue du Four , Paris
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        • City: Paris
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: (naf) Bauzonnet-Trautz (Firm)
        • Organization: (naf) Légion d'honneur (France)
    • Birth Place

        (naf) Pforzheim (Germany)
    • Death Place

        (naf) Paris (France)
    • Associated Locale

        (naf) Paris (France)
    • Gender

        Males
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  • Sources

    • found: Lannel, J. de. Le romant satyrique, 1624(name not given)
    • found: Glaister, G.A. Glaister's glossary of the book(Trautz, Georges, 1808-1879; German bookbinder who settled in Paris, 1830; worked as a gilder for his father-in-law Antoine Bauzonnet; signed works Trautz-Bauzonnet)
    • found: Trautz-Bauzonnet, 1808-1879, 1890:p. 23 (M. Trautz-Bauzonnet; began association with Antoine Bauzonnet in 1833) p. 24 (their works together signed Bauzonnet-Trautz from 1840 until 1847; after 1847, when Bauzonnet retired, Trautz-Bauzonnet signed his works Trautz-Bauzonnet)
    • found: Deutsche Biographie website, July 19, 2017(Trautz, Georges; life dates: 1808-1879; birthplace: Pforzheim; place of death: Paris; bookbinder, craftsman)
    • found: Fléty, Julien. Dictionnaire de relieurs français ayant exercé de 1800 à nos jours, 1988:page 169 (Trautz, Georges, born 1808, Pforzheim, Baden; apprenticed at 14 to a binder at the University of Heidelberg; came to Paris in 1830 and worked as a binder for Kleinhans until 1833, when he began work as a gilder for Bauzonnet, who had succeeded Purgold in 1829 when he married his widow; on October 3, 1840, Trautz married Alexandrine Purgold, Mme Bauzonnet's daughter from her first marriage, and became Bauzonnet's partner; from this period, all bindings from the studio are signed "Bauzonnet-Trautz"; Bauzonnet retired in 1851, at which time Trautz assumed control of the firm and signed "Trautz-Bauzonnet"; became the first bookbinder to be made chevalier de la Légion d'honneur in 1869; died in Paris, November 6, 1879, aged 71)
    • found: Id Ref, July 19, 2017(under: Trautz-Bauzonnet (Paris) (name of corporate body): Trautz-Bauzonnet (Paris), name of the binding studio of Georges Trautz (1808-1879), 15 rue du Four, Paris; associate of Antoine Bauzonnet from 1840 to 1848 under the name "Bauzonnet-Trautz," George Trautz assumed control of the firm after that date under the name "Trautz-Bauzonnet")
    • notfound: Comus, 1902 (binding signed Trautz-Bauzonnet Bindery)
  • Editorial Notes

    • [Not related to "The Trautz-Bauzonnet Bindery," an American(?) firm active in the early 20th century]
  • Change Notes

    • 1993-02-24: new
    • 2017-09-01: revised
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