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List of famous set decorators, with photos, bios, and other information when available. Who are the top set decorators in the world? This includes the most prominent set decorators, living and dead, both in America and abroad. This list of notable set decorators is ordered by their level of prominence, and can be sorted for various bits of information, such as where these historic set decorators were born and what their nationality is. The people on this list are from different countries, but what they all have in common is that they're all renowned set decorators.

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From reputable, prominent, and well known set decorators to the lesser known set decorators of today, these are some of the best professionals in the set decorator field. If you want to answer the questions, "Who are the most famous set decorators ever?" and "What are the names of famous set decorators?" then you're in the right place. (1686 items)

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Alan Lee is an English book illustrator and movie conceptual designer. He was born in Middlesex, England, and studied at the Ealing School of Art.

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