The Gaspard Moeremans Family. Detail: Moeremans holding son.
19th c Belgian Academic Painting
(Charleroi (Belgium), 16 November 1787 - 11 October 1869, Brussels)
Oil on panel
Minneapolis. Minneapolis Institute of Arts.
Portrait of the Belgian banker Gaspard Moeremans with his wife Marie Matthieu and their two children. When Navez painted this portrait in 1831 Marie was pregnant. The artist left a space in his composition and added the infant son in 1833.