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ROUBILLAC, Louis François (1702 - 1762), Sculptor

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
ROUBILLAC, Louis François (1702 - 1762), Sculptor

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French, 18th century, male.

Born 1702 or 1705, in Lyons; died 11 January 1762, in London.

Sculptor. Mythological subjects. Busts.

Louis Roubillac was the pupil of Nicolas Coustou at the school of the Académie Royale. He won second prize for sculpture in 1730, with Daniel Saving the Chaste Susannah as She Was Condemned to Death. The first prize was won by Francin. According to

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