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Greenaway, Peter

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online October 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913 | DOI: https://dx.doi.org/10.1093/benz/9780199773787.article.B00078518
Greenaway, Peter

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British, 20th century, male.

Born 1942, in Newport.

Draughtsman, painter, watercolourist, collage artist, installation artist.

Peter Greenaway is mainly known for his films The Draughtsman's Contract, Zed & Two Noughts, The Belly of an Architect and Prospero's Books but he studied art until 1963 before settling on cinema in ...

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Subjects: Painting ; Architecture ; Installation Art, Mixed-Media, Assemblage, and Collage ; 20th-Century Art

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