Lesley Humphrey(British, B. 1957)
Being the daughter of a commercial artist and painter, Humphrey has always been involved with art. Her art has been influenced by Sir Alfred Munnings and the Russian itinerants — Nicolai Fechin and Wassily Kandinsky — and most recently Richard Diebenkorn. Humphrey has served as the official artist of the Kentucky Derby and has works in prominent collections throughout Britain and the U.S.