Surnames Categorized "painters"

This is a list of surnames in which the categories include painters.
Bosch 1 Dutch, Low German
Derived from Middle Dutch bosch meaning "wood, forest".
Buonarroti Italian
From the medieval Italian given name Buonarroto meaning "good increase". This was the surname of the Renaissance painter and sculptor Michelangelo (1475-1564).
Castillo Spanish
Spanish cognate of Castle.
Dalí Spanish
From a given name, itself a diminutive of names beginning with the Old German element adal meaning "noble". This was the surname of the Spanish surrealist painter Salvador Dalí (1904-1989).
Duncanson Scottish
Means "son of Duncan".
Goodwin English
Derived from the given name Godwine.
Higgins Irish
From Irish Ó hUiginn meaning "descendant of Uiginn". Uiginn is a byname meaning "Viking".
Hopper English
Occupational name for an acrobat or a nickname for someone who was nervous or restless. A famous bearer was the American actor Dennis Hopper (1936-2010).
John English
Derived from the given name John. A famous bearer is British musician Elton John (1947-), born Reginald Dwight.
Johns English
Derived from the given name John.
Lee 1 English
Originally given to a person who lived on or near a leah, Old English meaning "woodland, clearing".
Picasso Italian
From Italian pica meaning "magpie". This probably denoted someone who was talkative or prone to stealing, although it may have described someone's unusual colouring. The Spanish painter and sculptor Pablo Picasso (1881-1973) was a famous bearer of this name.
Pierce English
From the given name Piers.
Reyes Spanish
Spanish variant of Rey 1.
Swanson English
Patronymic form of Middle English swein meaning "servant" (of Old Norse origin). This word was also used as a byname, and this surname could be a patronymic form of that.
Tanner English
Occupational name for a person who tanned animal hides, from Old English tannian "to tan", itself from Late Latin and possibly ultimately of Celtic origin.
Taylor English
Derived from Old French tailleur meaning "tailor", ultimately from Latin taliare "to cut".