Famille Niépce

Discover the best moments of the entrance of the Pyréolophore into Le Musée des Arts et Métiers!

Discover the best moments of the entrance of the Pyréolophore into Le Musée des Arts et Métiers! Watch the best moments of this event with the speeches of:

Mr. Manuel Bonnet, direct descendant of Nicéphore Niépce,
Ms. Catherine Cuenca, Deputy Director of Le Musée des Arts et Métiers,
Mr Sébastien Candel, President of the Academy […]

09 October 2018|Events, Famille Niépce|

The Pyréolophore invented by the Niépce brothers appears into Le Musée des Arts et Métiers!

Pyréolophore: it’s the name of the first internal combustion engine in the world, invented by Nicéphore Niépce and his brother Claude. It will officially enter into Le Musée des Arts et Métiers on Thursday, September 27, 2018, at 7pm.

The Niépce House and Spéos Photography school rectify the history of science, after many years of research: […]

07 September 2018|Events, Famille Niépce|

Jacqueline Bonnet and her son, Manuel Bonnet, Niepce’s descendants visiting Niépce House

Jacqueline Bonnet had never been in the house where her ancestor, Nicéphore Niépce, succeeded for the first time in history in fixing an image. Last week, she went there with her son in a sort of pilgrimage to Saint-Loup-de-Varennes..

I knew this house for having passed by many many times. People would tell me: that’s the […]

03 November 2008|Famille Niépce|

Death of photographer Janine Niépce

La photographe Janine Niépce, l’une des premières femmes reporters française , est décédée dimanche 5 Août 2007.

La photographe Janine Niépce, lointaine cousine de l’ inventeur de la photographie Nicéphore Niépce , est décédée dimanche 5 Août à Paris à l’âge de 86 ans Janine Niépce avait choisi de fixer en noir et blanc des gens […]

05 August 2007|Famille Niépce|