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ROELOFS, Willem (1822 - 1897), Painter, watercolourist, engraver, draughtsman

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
ROELOFS, Willem (1822 - 1897), Painter, watercolourist, engraver, draughtsman

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Dutch, 19th century, male.

Born 10 March 1822, in Amsterdam; died 12 May 1897, in Berchem.

Painter, watercolourist, engraver, draughtsman. Landscapes with figures, landscapes.

The Hague School.

[not available online] [not available online] [not available online]A pupil of Wunter and Van de Sande-Bakhuig, Willem Roelofs was awarded a medal in Brussels in 1848 and decorated with the Orders of Léopold and François-Joseph.

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Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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