François-Hubert Drouais

1727-1775 France-Baroque

 

Brief Biography-François-Hubert Drouais was a portraitist, who was born in Paris where he stayed for the entirety of his days. He was trained by his artist father Hubert, Jean-Marc Nattier, Carle van Loo, Charles Joseph Natoire and more markedly François Boucher. He replaced Nattier as portraitist to the court of Louis XV. His works were noted for his portrayal of nobility and children in pastoral settings. His son Germain also became a successful artist, he was a pupil of Jacques-Louis David.

 

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marquise de
caumont la force

marquise de caumont la force

young woman
as a vestal virgin

portrait of a young woman as a vestal virgin

jeanne bécu
comtesse du barry

jeanne becu comtesse du barry

chevalier
de choiseul

the comte and chevalier de choiseul as savoyards

madame sophie
de france

madame sophie de france

boy with a
black spaniel

boy with a black spaniel

children of the
marquis

family
portrait

family portrait

sculptor edme
bouchardon

sculptor edme bouchardon

children of the
duc de bouillon

the children of the duc de bouillon

François joachim
de pierre de bernis

francois joachim de pierre de bernis

Geneviève rinteau
de verrieres

genevieve rinteau de verrieres

Georges-Louis
leclerc

georges louis leclerc comte de buffon

dauphin louis
son of louis XV

dauphin louis son of louis the fifteenth

guillaume coustou
the younger

drouais guillaume coustou the younger

jeanne antoinette
poisson

jeanne antoinette poisson marquise de pompadour

henry edward
fox

henry edward fox

louis XV
of france

louis fifteenth of france

a house
of cards

boy with a house of cards

madame de
provence

madame de provence

louis stanislas
xavier de France

louis stanislas xavier de france

lady amelia darcy
ninth baroness

lady amelia darcy ninth baroness conyers

madame charles
simon favart

madame charles simon favart

madame clotilde
playing the guitar

madame clotilde playing the guitar

marquis
de briges

marquis de briges

madame
loys

madame loys

portrait
of a man

portrait of a man

the house
of cards

the house of cards

girl with a
marmoset in a box

girl with a marmoset in a box a girl with a triangle and a boy with a hurdy gurdy

children of the
duc d'Orleans

children of the duc d orleans

madame de
pompadour

madame de pompadour

madame drouais
wife of the artist

madame drouais wife of the artist

marie antoinette
as hebe

marie antoinette as hebe

marie antoinette
queen of france

marie antoinette queen of france in a court dress

marie jean herault
de sechelles

marie jean herault de sechelles

marquis de sourches
and his family

marquis de sourches and his family

marquise
d'Aguirandes

marquise d aguirandes

mlle marguerite
catherine haynault

mlle marguerite catherine haynault

paul esprit charles
de boulogne

paul esprit charles de boulogne

portrait of
dmitry golitsyn

portrait of dmitry golitsyn

portrait of a boy
as an artist

portrait of a boy as an artist

countess darya
saltykova

countess darya saltykova

cardinal de la
rochefoucauld

cardinal de la rochefoucauld archbishop of rouen

the comte d'Artois and his sister

the comte d artois and his sister clotilde mounting a goat

the
student

the student