Wlodzimierz Umaniec Is Sentenced For Criminal Damage After Defacing A Rothko At The Tate Modern

Wlodzimierz Umaniec Is Sentenced For Criminal Damage After Defacing A Rothko At The Tate Modern
LONDON, ENGLAND - DECEMBER 13: Wlodzimierz Umaniec, also known as 'Vladimir Umanets' arrives at the Inner London Crown Court to be sentenced for causing criminal damage to a Mark Rothko painting at London's Tate Modern gallery on December 13, 2012 in London, England. Mr Umaniec defaced the Rothko painting entitled 'Black on Maroon,' estimated to be worth 50 million GBP, by writing on in black ink "Vladimir Umanets, A Potential Piece of Yellowism" on October 7, 2012. (Photo by Oli Scarff/Getty Images)
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