Died the author of the most popular pop symbol

In Vinalhaven, Maine, died American artist Robert Indiana. About it The New York Times reported, citing his lawyer.

He was 89 years old. Cause of death was respiratory failure.

Robert Indiana is one of the most famous representatives of pop art. World fame brought him work Love is one of the most recognizable symbols in the art. The image of the English word “love” written in capital letters with a rotated letter “O”, was first created in 1964.