An undated photo of Chilean artist Jorge Selaron decorates a tile that is part of a wall on a public staircase he decorated and titled the "Selaron Stairway" in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, Thursday, Jan. 10, 2013. Selaron, an eccentric Chilean artist and longtime Rio resident who created a massive, colorful tile stairway in the bohemian Lapa district that's popular with tourists, was found dead on the stairway on Thursday. Authorities are investigating the cause of death. (AP Photo)

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An undated photo of Chilean artist Jorge Selaron decorates a tile that is part of a wall on a public staircase he decorated and titled the "Selaron Stairway" in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, Thursday, Jan. 10, 2013. Selaron, an eccentric Chilean artist and longtime Rio resident who created a massive, colorful tile stairway in the bohemian Lapa district that's popular with tourists, was found dead on the stairway on Thursday. Authorities are investigating the cause of death. (AP Photo)
An undated photo of Chilean artist Jorge Selaron decorates a tile that is part of a wall on a public staircase he decorated and titled the "Selaron Stairway" in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, Thursday, Jan. 10, 2013. Selaron, an eccentric Chilean artist and longtime Rio resident who created a massive, colorful tile stairway in the bohemian Lapa district that's popular with tourists, was found dead on the stairway on Thursday. Authorities are investigating the cause of death. (AP Photo)
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