Hubert Robert (22 May 1733 ? 15 April 1808) was a French painter, noted for his landscape paintings and capriccio, or semi-fictitious picturesque depictions of ruins in Italy and of France. Hubert Robert was born in Paris in 1733. His father, Nicolas Robert, was in the service of Fran?ois-Joseph de Choiseul, marquis de Stainville a leading diplomat...
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