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Richard Bernstein

 (1939 - 2002)
Richard Bernstein was active/lived in Missouri.  Richard Bernstein is known for super real portrait and interior view painting.

Richard Bernstein

The following is from the New York Observer, May 8,2003

Richard Bernstein, 1939-2002

by Frank DiGiacomo

"Quiet please," reads a black sticker on the tall red door to the ground-floor apartment that artist Richard Bernstein kept at the Chelsea Hotel.  And for almost two weeks, this city seemed all too willing to oblige.

On Oct. 18, Bernstein's body was found on the other side of that door, in his high-ceilinged studio apartment that once was part of the Chelsea's grand ballroom. Bernstein, whose 63rd birthday would have fallen on Halloween, had been suffering from AIDS and an ailing heart and, according to friends, a note found in his apartment that said simply "Do not resuscitate" left som  ...  Displaying 750 of 11399 characters.

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About  Richard Bernstein

Born:  1939 - New York City
Died:   2002 - New York City
Known for:  super real portrait and interior view painting