Tom Wesselmann dies at 73

Pop icon Tom Wesselmann has passed away at the age of 73. Wesselmann died from complications after recent heart surgery.

pop artist tom wesselmannHis most popular theme was the reclining female nude in classical poses, painted in his own poppish way. Contemporary appliances and products also featured in his compositions. Wesselmann came to prominence in the 60s along with other pop giants like Andy Warhol and Roy Lichtenstein.

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