A Day Out with the Boat by Wilhelmus Josephus (Willem) van Hasselt
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About the artwork

A Day off with the Boat,
Gouache on paper;
21 x 35 cm.

About the Artist

Wilhelmus Josephus (Willem) Hasselt was a Dutch painter and draftsman. He was born in Rotterdam in 1882 and went to the Academy of Fine Arts in Rotterdam. He was active as a painter from 1897 on in the Netherlands, France and England, until his death in 1963 in Nogent-sur-Marne, France. He was a member of the Pulchri Studio The Hague. He painted landscapes, street scenes, harbour views, interiors, still lives and portraits.