• NameAlexander Roslin
  • Sexmale
  • Nationality/DatesSwedish, born 1718, dead 1793
BiographyAfter studies in Sweden and Italy were Anders Roslin active in Paris from 1752 and was elected the same year the French Academy. His portraiture is a highlight of the rococo image creation. As an interpreter of the lifestyle and aesthetic ideals of the 1700s royal and aristocratic Roslin occupies a special position.
Work
Carl Fredrik Adelcrantz, 1716-1796, överintendent
Unknown Lady, possibly Madame Deshanges
Flore de l'Opéra
Unknown Lady, called Baroness de Neubourg-Cromière
Unknown man, called baron de Neubourg-Cromière
Jean Eric Rehn (1717-1793), architect, professor, chieftain, married to Anna Christina Rungren
Marie Charlotte Madeleine Boutin de La Colombière, Vicomtesse de Montboissier
A Muse
César Gabriel, Comte de Choiseul, Duc de Praslin
Portrait of the Artist's Wife Marie Suzanne, née Giroust
Apollo laureate
Portrait of a Cavalier
Baron Carl Adam Wachtmeister
The French Painter Claude Joseph Vernet
The Artist and his Wife Marie Suzanne Giroust painting the Portrait of Henrik Wilhelm Peill
The Lady with the Veil. The Artist's Wife Marie Suzanne Giroust
John Jennings Esq., his Brother and Sister-in-Law
Duke Fredrik Adolf, Gustav III:s Brother
Marie Suzanne Roslin, born Giroust, Painter's wife and pastellist
King Gustav III of Sweden and his Brothers
Sofia Magdalena, Queen of Sweden
King Gustav III of Sweden
Lovisa Ulrika (1720-1782), Dowager Queen of Sweden
Hedvig Elisabet Charlotta (1759-1818), Princess of Sweden, Duchess of Södermanland, later Queen of Sweden and Norway
Fredrik Adolf (1750-1803), hertig av Östergötland
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