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Helen Frankenthaler

Helen Frankenthaler (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais)
Helen Frankenthaler (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais)

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January 02, 2013 "Dear Helen for all the times you said "Hello Dear " I truly had a great time with you.Quite an iconic persona and truly a pleasure to work for you ...A year later I still have you in my heart.....Paint the heavens for us and don't forget to sign the prints......LIZ"
January 03, 2012 "She was one of my greatest influences."
January 02, 2012 "My heart goes out to you during this time of your loss. I discovered Ms. Frankenthaler's bench in Central Park near the Reservoir some years ago and sat there this morning to meditate and connect with her artistic energy. It was only after returning home that I learned of her passing. She gave the world such beauty." - azure bourne (new york, NY)
January 01, 2012 "I had the honor of meeting Ms. Frankenthaler at Rothko Chapel Feb. 4 1993 and subsequently in New York in 2002 and she remembered the t-shirt I sent to her in late 1993. Along with being a great artisit, she was a wonderful person." - Anthony Pizzitola (Houston, TX)
December 30, 2011 "Prayers for the family and friends of Ms. Frankenthaler. She was on my short list of favorite artists of all times." - Joanne Gandenberger (Cincinnati, OH)
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Obituary for Helen Frankenthaler
NEW YORK (AP) - Helen Frankenthaler, an abstract painter known for her lyrical use of color and her stained-canvas method who led a postwar art...
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