Willem Elisa Roelofs was a Dutch artist born in Belgium in Schaerbeek in 1874 and who died in Den Haan in 1940. He was a watercolorist, etcher, lithographer, painter, draftsman and maker of woodcuts. He was educated at the Academy of Visual Arts (The Hague). He mainly painted flower still lifes, animal depictions (genre), figure depictions, genre depictions, landscapes (as a genre), cityscapes and fish still lifes. His work is in the possession of, among others, Haags Gemeentemuseum and Frans Halsmuseum in Haarlem (RKD).
Willem Elisa Roelofs