Louis François Roubiliac (1702-1762), Sculptor
Sitter in 4 portraits
Artist associated with 13 portraits
The French sculptor Roubiliac settled in England in 1730. He achieved fame with a full-length statue of Handel erected at Vauxhall Gardens in 1737. He was a prolific sculptor and his busts and monuments were celebrated for their energy, modelling and likeness.
by Thomas Chambers (Chambars), after Adrien Carpentiers (Carpentière, Charpentière)