Photographer Considering Copyright Lawsuit Against Elizabeth Peyton

February 19th, 2016

Elizabeth Peyton's John Lydon Portrait, via Art NewspaperPhotographer Dennis Morris is considering a lawsuit against painter Elizabeth Peyton, who he claims infringed on the copyright for his photographic of the Sex Pistols’ John Lydon in her work John Lydon, Destroyed (1994).  The work was removed from Sotheby’s Contemporary Day Sale on February 11th.

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