School of Art

Contact Details

School of Art
Aberystwyth University
Buarth Mawr
SY23 1NG

Tel: +44 (0)1970 622460

Fax: +44 (0)1970 622461


Display artist/maker:

Maurice Langaskens

Born: 1884, Ghent, Belgium   Died: 1946, Schaerbeek, Belgium

Painter, printmaker and illustrator. Trained at the academies of Paris and Brussels under renowned artist Constant Montald. Initially worked in the style of Art Nouveau before branching out into a variety of techniques. When he painted perhaps his best known work ‘In Memorium: Burial of a Prisoner of War at the Gottingem Camp’ in 1916, he was himself a prisoner of war. His work is housed in collections in the UK and Europe.

Objects in the collections associated with this artist/maker

PR3623 Prints

PR3644 Prints

PR3645 Prints

Carle Cats - Le Vieux Maître PR3600 Prints

Knight on Horseback PR4228 Prints

L’ami des Oiseau PR3598 Prints

L’antiquarie PR3599 Prints

L’elagueur PR3601 Prints

Le Faneur (?) PR3602 Prints

Le Gardinier PR3596 Prints

Le Sorcier du Village PR3597 Prints

Le Terrassier PR4229 Prints

Manneken Piss [as grenadier] PR4226 Prints

Manneken Piss [as soldier] PR4227 Prints

The Sower PR4174 Prints