Rothko Tagged ” “Vladimir Umanets, a potential piece of yellowism.”

Rothko Defaced?

The gallery said in a statement: “Tate can confirm that at 15.25 this afternoon there was an incident at Tate Modern in which a visitor defaced one of Rothko’s Seagram murals by applying a small area of black paint with a brush to the painting. The police are currently investigating the incident.”

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