SAINT-AUBIN, de, French family of artists

Gabriel-Germain de Saint-Aubin (1696–1756) was the son of an embroiderer (first name unknown) to the Duchesse de Lesdiguières, and was himself an embroiderer for the royal court. Six of his seven children were artists, among them Charles-Germain de Saint-Aubin, Gabriel de Saint-Aubin and Augustin de Saint-Aubin. Another son, Louis-Michel de Saint-Aubin, worked as a designer at the Sèvres porcelain factory.

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