A List of Left-Handed Artists

An alphabetical listing of visual artists who work(ed) with their left hands. Hyperlinked names indicate a path to an individual's profile.

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Appel, Karel

left handed artist
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      Dutch Painter, Sculptor and Printmaker

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Beaton, Sir Cecil

      English Photographer and Stage Designer

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Borovilovsky, Vladimir

      Russian Painter

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Borromini, Francesco

      Italian Architect

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Bouvrie, Jan des

      Dutch Furniture Designer

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Cambiaso, Luca

      Genovese Painter

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Caniff, Milton

      American Comic and Sequential Artist

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Crumb, R.

      American Comic and Sequential Artist 

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Dufy, Raoul

      French Painter

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Dürer, Albrecht

      German Painter, Draftsman and Printmaker

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Escher, M.C.

      Dutch Printmaker

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Fuseli, Henry

      Swiss-born English Painter

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Goyen, Jan van

      Dutch Painter and Draftsman

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Grandville, J. J.

      French Caricaturist and Illustrator

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Groening, Matt

      American Cartoonist

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Guisewite, Cathy

      American Cartoonist

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Holbein, the Younger, Hans

      Bavarian-born English Painter

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Hughes, Patrick

      English sculptor and Painter

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Jouvenet, Jean

      French Painter

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Kincade, Thomas

      American Painter

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Klee, Paul

      Swiss Painter

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Landseer, Sir Edwin

      English Painter

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      Florentine Polymath

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Mauldin, Bill

      American Cartoonist

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Menzel, Adolph von

      German Painter, Printmaker and Teacher

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     Florentine Sculptor, Painter and Architect

     (Note: On the ceiling of the Sistine Chapel Adam, too, is left-handed)

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Montelupo, Rafaello de

      Florentine Sculptor and Architect

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      Norwegian Painter and Printmaker

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Nasmyth, Patrick

      Scottish Painter

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Neiman, LeRoy

      American Printmaker, Painter and Sculptor

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Oliphant, Pat

      American Political Cartoonist

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Papety, Dominique

      French Painter

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      Umbrian Painter and Architect

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Regnault, Jean-Baptiste

      French Painter

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Rembrandt van Rijn

      Dutch Painter and Engraver

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Schäufelein, Hans

      German Painter and Designer

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Sebastiano del Piombo

      Venetian Painter

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Searle, Ronald

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Shansby, Eric

      American Cartoonist

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Stanczak, Julian

      Polish-born American Painter

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Umar Aqta

       Islamic Calligrapher under Sultan Timur

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Williams, Robert

      LowBrow Artist Extraordinaire

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Witz, Conrad

      German Painter

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Yesari, Esad

      Ottoman Calligrapher