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Who the #$*& is Jackson Pollock?

28 Jul

“He was like a bomb waiting for someone to push a button and then blow up,” Mr. Vaccaro said. “You had this feeling in his presence. He was tense, as if he felt he was on a mission.”

But when Mr. Vaccaro, on assignment for Look magazine, visited the couple that day, Pollock was in a looser mood.

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