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DAC Collection Artist Information

Hubert Robert

French painter, draftsman, and landscape architect

Brief biography, in most instances from the Union List of Artist Names® Online:
In 1788 Robert became the "dessinateur des jardins du Roi" to Louis XVI, King of France at Versailles.

Artist ID number in the Union List of Artist Names®: ULAN 500009558.
The ULAN link above leads to a cataloging authority record at the Getty Research Institute.

Objects related to Hubert Robert:

Hubert Robert Evenings in Rome (Les Soirées de Rome): title page, 1763-1764 Etching on laid paper
Hubert Robert The Bust, 1763-1764 Etching on laid paper
Hubert Robert The Statue before Ruins, 1763-1764 Etching on laid paper
Hubert Robert The Stairway with Four Posts, 1763-1764 Etching on laid paper
Hubert Robert The Antique Temple, 1763-1764 Etching on laid paper
Hubert Robert The Sarcophagus, 1763-1764 Etching on laid paper
Hubert Robert The Well, 1763-1764 Etching on laid paper
Hubert Robert Triumphal Arch, 1763-1764 Etching on laid paper
Hubert Robert The Post, 1763-1764 Etching on laid paper
Hubert Robert The Ancient Gallery, 1763-1764 Etching on laid paper
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