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Doris Zinkeisen (1897-1991), Painter, stage-set and costume designer, writer and equestrian champion

Doris Clare Zinkeisen

Sitter in 19 portraits
Artist of 2 portraits
Painter and stage designer; with her sister Anna, Doris Zinkeisen was a familiar figure on the artistic scene from the 1920s. Best known for society portraits, horse paintings and murals of regency scenes, she was also an official war artist for the St John Ambulance Brigade, and her drawings of Belsen are held in the Imperial War Museum.

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6488

Elsa Lanchester

by Doris Clare Zinkeisen
oil on canvas, exhibited 1925
NPG 6488

6487

Doris Zinkeisen

by Doris Clare Zinkeisen
oil on canvas, exhibited 1929
On display in Room 31 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG 6487