French Sculpture Census

photo credit : ph. courtesy Yale Center for British Art
artist © : public domain

ROUBILIAC or ROUBILLAC, Louis-François
Lyon, Rhône 1695 - London, UK 1762

Buste d'homme, probablement le peintre Francis Hayman (1707 ou 1708-1776), ou Un Artiste
Bust of a Man, probably the painter Francis Hayman (1707 or 1708-1776), or An Artist

c. 1750
terracotta

bust
25 x 22 x 12

Acc. No. : B1977.14.25
Credit Line : Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection, B1977.14.25

New Haven, Connecticut, Yale Center for British Art

http://britishart.yale.edu/

Provenance

  • 1977, Paul Mellon Collection

Bibliography

  • Museum's website, August 18, 2015
  • 1977 Apollo
    British Art at Yale, Apollo, v.105, no. 182, April 1977, p. 233, fig. 3
  • 1977 Waterhouse
    Ellis Waterhouse, "Sculpture from the Paul Mellon Collection at the British Art Center at Yale", Burlington Magazine, v. 119, no. 890, May 1977, p. 351, fig. 54
  • 2007 Baskett
    John Baskett, Paul Mellon's legacy, a passion for British art : masterpieces from the Yale Center for British Art, Yale Center for British Art, New Haven, CT, 2007, p. 247
  • 2009 Darr
    Alan Phipps Darr, "Virtuoso carvings, Three Eigtheenth-century British portrait sculptures by Le Marchand, Roubiliac, and Chaffers", Bulletin of the Detroit Institute of Arts, vol. 83, 2009, pp. 40-49
  • 2009 Roscoe
    Ingrid Roscoe, A biographical dictionary of sculptors in Britain, 1660-1851, Yale University Press, New Haven, CT, 2009, pp. 1063, 1067, no. 84