ROCKLAND, Maine — Court docket paperwork point out pop artist Robert Indiana had $13 million within the financial institution at the same time as his home sank into disrepair earlier than his dying.
Paperwork filed Wednesday by Indiana’s property allege that aide Jamie Thomas was not a selfless caregiver. It contends Thomas “improperly lined his pockets,” claimed as presents greater than 100 of Indiana’s works, and allowed Indiana to reside in “squalor and filth.”
The artist whose “LOVE” collection is immediately recognizable worldwide died at his residence on Vinalhaven Island on Could 19, 2018. He was 89.
The paperwork, filed in Superior Court docket, had been in response to Thomas’ lawsuit in search of $2 million for authorized charges. Thomas and the property are being sued by an organization that held the copyright for Indiana’s “LOVE.” There was no rapid remark from the caretaker’s lawyer.
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