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View from Cozzen's Hotel Near West Point, N.Y.
Oil on canvas
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Lola Saenz painted "911 Broken Heart" the night of September 11, 2001 when she found she couldn't sleep. During the vigil held at Union Square during the next few days, she hung it on a fence and talked with people who passed by.
Gift of Lola Saenz
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