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PEYTON, Elizabeth (<i>born</i> 1965), Painter, watercolourist

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
PEYTON, Elizabeth (born 1965), Painter, watercolourist

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American, 20th – 21st century, female.

Born 1965, in Danbury (Connecticut).

Painter, watercolourist. Portraits, figures.

Elizabeth Peyton studied at the School of Visual Arts, New York, where she still lives. She paints portraits of famous people or close friends from photographs or videos. Her models range from rock stars to historical figures, from Napoleon or Ludwig II of Bavaria to Prince Harry. Keeping to standard photographic or

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