William Roberts - The First German Gas Attack at Ypres (detail), 1918

William Roberts/ William Roberts

United Kingdom 1895 - 1980

Painting

William Roberts
William Roberts
Male
United Kingdom
1895
June 6, 2013
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William Roberts was a British painter who was commissioned as a war artist for both the World War I and World War II, known for painting groups of figures and portraits