The portrayed Maurice De Weert was a lawyer and alderman of the city of Ghent. As a political director, he was associated with the daily newspaper La Flandre Libérale. He was chairman of the commission of the Ghent academy. The artist Anna Cogen, a pupil of Emile Claus, was his wife and biographer.
|Title||Bust of Maurice De Weert|
|Object type||bronze AAT|
Design Museum Gent
|Current whereabouts||Work currently not on display|
|Art & Architecture Thesaurus||
300189808 figures (representations) AAT
male sex; man
31D14 adult man Iconclass
61B2 historical persons Iconclass
61B2(MAURICE DE WEERT) historical person (MAURICE DE WEERT) Iconclass
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