How did the artist Maria Helena Vieira Da Silva die?
The painter Maria Helena Vieira Da Silva died at the age of 84 on 6 March 1992. The woman artist was buried at the cemetery of Yèvre-le-Châtel in France’s Centre-Val de Loire region. Maria Helena Vieira Da Silva was buried with her mother and her husband Arpad Szenes, whose death in 1985 at the age of 87 had a profound effect on her. The Arpad Szenes – Vieira da Silva Foundation was created in Lisbon, Portugal, in 1990 and a research and documentation centre for the study and dissemination of the works of both artists was also founded. The city of Lisbon is also home to a museum bringing together the works of Maria Helena Vieira Da Silva and Arpad Szenes.
Please visit the artist Maria Helena Vieira Da Silva’s dedicated page to learn more about her paintings and works.