Peter Doig

1959 - Today

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Peter Doig ( DOYG; born 17 April 1959) is a British painter. One of the most renowned living figurative painters, he has settled in Trinidad since 2002. In 2007, his painting White Canoe sold at Sotheby's for $11.3 million, then an auction record for a living European artist. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Peter Doig has received more than 353,064 page views. Her biography is available in 18 different languages on Wikipedia. Peter Doig is the 1,368th most popular painter (down from 1,227th in 2019), the 3,807th most popular biography from United Kingdom and the 82nd most popular British Painter.

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Among painters, Peter Doig ranks 1,368 out of 1,428Before her are George Inness, Elizabeth Thompson, Albert Pinkham Ryder, Arthur Dove, Carlos Latuff, and Paul Nash. After her are Derek Riggs, William Kentridge, Jacek Yerka, Helen Allingham, Vladimír Vašíček, and John Marin.

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Among people born in 1959, Peter Doig ranks 259Before her are Domiziana Giordano, Kazimierz Marcinkiewicz, Raf, Andrey Belousov, Peter Molyneux, and Alexei Kasatonov. After her are Fernando Chalana, Robert Greene, Glenn Morshower, Timoleón Jiménez, David Frankel, and Crin Antonescu.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Peter Doig ranks 3,807 out of 6,924Before her are Annie S. D. Maunder (1868), Jonathan Stroud (1970), Alister McGrath (1953), Danny Blanchflower (1926), Jordan Henderson (1990), and Peter Hill-Wood (1936). After her are Charles Spencer, 9th Earl Spencer (1964), John Mayow (1640), Derek Riggs (1958), Eric Stewart (1945), Harry Stafford (1869), and Anthony Powell (1905).

Among PAINTERS In United Kingdom

Among painters born in United Kingdom, Peter Doig ranks 82Before her are L. S. Lowry (1887), Gerald Scarfe (1936), Peter Scott (1909), Peter Perez Burdett (1734), William Beechey (1753), and Paul Nash (1889). After her are Derek Riggs (1958), Helen Allingham (1848), Samuel Palmer (1805), William Duesbury (1725), Jack Butler Yeats (1871), and Augustus John (1878).