Mary Max, Wife of Pop Artist Peter Max, Dies by Apparent Suicide  The New York Times

On Sunday evening, Mary Max, the wife of the pop artist Peter Max, left a lengthy voice mail message for a friend in London with instructions for what to do after ...

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For the past several years, Ms. Max, 52, had been embroiled in a vitriolic dispute over her husband’s art, wealth and legacy.For the past several years, Ms. Max, 52, had been embroiled in a vitriolic dispute over her husband’s art, wealth and legacy.

Mary Max Dead – Wife of Artist Peter Max Dies in Apparent Suicide at 52 Mary Max has sadly died. The wife of Peter Max, the famous pop artist, was found dead on Sunday night (June 9) by the New York Police Department at the age of…See more inside...

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Mary Max (seen above with husband Peter Max), 52, was found dead in her apartment on Riverside Drive near West 84th Street on Sunday evening. The official cause of death was nitrogen asphyxiation.Mary Max (seen above with husband Peter Max), 52, was found dead in her apartment on Riverside Drive near West 84th Street on Sunday evening. The official cause of death was nitrogen asphyxiation.

Mary Max, 52-year-old wife of famed pop artist Peter Max, is found dead of an apparent suicide | Daily Mail Online

Mary Max, the wife of world-renowned psychedelic artist Peter Max, killed herself in her Upper West Side apartment over the weekend, police said Monday.Mary Max, the wife of world-renowned psychedelic artist Peter Max, killed herself in her Upper West Side apartment over the weekend, police said Monday. Mary Max, 52, died of nitrogen asphyxiation and

Mary Max, wife of famed artist Peter Max, kills herself

A friend found Mary Max, 52, dead in the bedroom of her 15th-floor apartment on Riverside Drive, at 84th St., at about 9:25 p.m., police said.A friend found Mary Max, 52, dead in the bedroom of her 15th-floor apartment on Riverside Drive, at 84th St., at about 9:25 p.m., police said.

Mary Max, wife of pop artist Peter Max, dead of suspected suicide in Upper West Side apartment - New York Daily News Mary Max, wife of pop artist Peter Max, dead of suspected suicide in Upper West Side apartment</a></p> </figcaption> </figure> <figure> <amp-img width="600" height="300" src="https://peopledotcom.files.wordpress.com/2019/06/gettyimages-185690715.jpg?crop=0px%2C0px%2C1800px%2C945px&resize=1200%2C630" class="attachment-better-amp-small size-better-amp-small wp-post-image" alt="" srcset="https://peopledotcom.files.wordpress.com/2019/06/gettyimages-185690715.jpg?crop=0px%2C0px%2C1800px%2C945px&resize=1200%2C630" sizes="(max-width: 300px) 300vw, 300px"></amp-img> <figcaption> Peter Max's wife had been involved in a legal battle over her husband's art as his health declined due to dementiaPeter Max's wife had been involved in a legal battle over her husband's art as his health declined due to dementia <p><a href="http://glbnews.com/url.html?p=https://people.com/human-interest/mary-max-found-dead-suicide-artist-peter-max/" target="_blank" rel="nofollow">Mary Max, Wife of Artist Peter Max, Found Dead at 52 | PEOPLE.com</a></p> </figcaption> </figure> <figure><amp-ad layout="fixed" width=300 height=250 type="adsense" data-ad-client="ca-pub-3459615361745091" data-ad-slot="6346809287"> </amp-ad></figure> <figure> <amp-img width="600" height="300" src="https://peopledotcom.files.wordpress.com/2019/06/gettyimages-185690715.jpg?crop=0px%2C0px%2C1800px%2C945px&resize=1200%2C630" class="attachment-better-amp-small size-better-amp-small wp-post-image" alt="" srcset="https://peopledotcom.files.wordpress.com/2019/06/gettyimages-185690715.jpg?crop=0px%2C0px%2C1800px%2C945px&resize=1200%2C630" sizes="(max-width: 300px) 300vw, 300px"></amp-img> <figcaption> Peter Max’s wife had been involved in a legal battle over her husband’s art as his health declined due to dementia <p><a href="http://glbnews.com/url.html?p=https://people.com/human-interest/mary-max-found-dead-suicide-artist-peter-max/amp/" target="_blank" rel="nofollow">Mary Max, Wife of Artist Peter Max, Found Dead at 52 | PEOPLE.com</a></p> </figcaption> </figure> <figure> <amp-img width="600" height="300" src="https://media1.s-nbcnews.com/j/newscms/2019_24/2891331/190611-peter-mary-max-al-1015_d08539929065178d1d332951628e5874.nbcnews-fp-1024-512.jpg" class="attachment-better-amp-small size-better-amp-small wp-post-image" alt="" srcset="https://media1.s-nbcnews.com/j/newscms/2019_24/2891331/190611-peter-mary-max-al-1015_d08539929065178d1d332951628e5874.nbcnews-fp-1024-512.jpg" sizes="(max-width: 300px) 300vw, 300px"></amp-img> <figcaption> Mary Max, wife of famed psychedelic artist Peter Max, found dead of suspected suicide.The 52-year-old had been embroiled in family legal battles over her husband, Peter Max, who is 81 and suffering from dementia. <p><a href="http://glbnews.com/url.html?p=https://www.nbcnews.com/news/us-news/mary-max-wife-psychedelic-artist-peter-max-found-dead-suicide-n1016231" target="_blank" rel="nofollow"></a></p> </figcaption> </figure> <figure> <amp-img width="600" height="300" src="https://cdn.newsapi.com.au/image/v1/166c273610e01c07f7e00c825816b28e?width=650" class="attachment-better-amp-small size-better-amp-small wp-post-image" alt="" srcset="https://cdn.newsapi.com.au/image/v1/166c273610e01c07f7e00c825816b28e?width=650" sizes="(max-width: 300px) 300vw, 300px"></amp-img> <figcaption> Mary Max, the wife of world-renowned psychedelic artist Peter Max, killed herself in her New York apartment over the weekend, police said on Monday.Mary Max, the wife of world-renowned psychedelic artist Peter Max, killed herself in her New York apartment over the weekend, police said on Monday. <p><a href="http://glbnews.com/url.html?p=https://www.news.com.au/world/north-america/wealthy-artists-wife-takes-own-life-at-apartment-after-ugly-legal-battle-over-his-fortune/news-story/bbe01ca3f588b790ac938ef496476506" target="_blank" rel="nofollow">Mary Max dead: Artist Peter Max’s wife dies after battle for fortune</a></p> </figcaption> </figure> <figure> <amp-img width="600" height="300" src="https://nyppagesix.files.wordpress.com/2019/06/mary-max.jpg?quality=90&strip=all&w=664&h=441&crop=1" class="attachment-better-amp-small size-better-amp-small wp-post-image" alt="" srcset="https://nyppagesix.files.wordpress.com/2019/06/mary-max.jpg?quality=90&strip=all&w=664&h=441&crop=1" sizes="(max-width: 300px) 300vw, 300px"></amp-img> <figcaption> Mary Max — the wife of pop artist Peter Max who committed suicide on Sunday in their Upper West Side apartment — had attempted to take her own life before, friends said.Sources told Page Six that a May blockbuster New York Times profile had taken its toll on Mary. <p><a href="http://glbnews.com/url.html?p=https://pagesix.com/2019/06/11/mary-max-wife-of-peter-max-had-attempted-to-kill-herself-years-ago/" target="_blank" rel="nofollow">Mary Max had attempted to kill herself 'years ago'</a></p> </figcaption> </figure> <figure> <amp-img width="600" height="300" src="https://www.gannett-cdn.com/presto/2019/06/11/PDTN/7a7b8bad-b5be-4d68-921e-85404260dc2c-AP19162716936619.jpg?crop=1023,575,x0,y12&width=1600&height=800&fit=bounds" class="attachment-better-amp-small size-better-amp-small wp-post-image" alt="" srcset="https://www.gannett-cdn.com/presto/2019/06/11/PDTN/7a7b8bad-b5be-4d68-921e-85404260dc2c-AP19162716936619.jpg?crop=1023,575,x0,y12&width=1600&height=800&fit=bounds" sizes="(max-width: 300px) 300vw, 300px"></amp-img> <figcaption> The wife of the artist Peter Max has died in a suspected suicide amid a family fight over her husband’s workThe wife of the artist Peter Max has died in a suspected suicide amid a family fight over her husband’s work <p><a href="http://glbnews.com/url.html?p=https://www.detroitnews.com/story/obituaries/2019/06/11/artist-peter-maxs-wife-found-dead-suspected-suicide/39569417/" target="_blank" rel="nofollow">Artist Peter Max’s wife found dead in a suspected suicide</a></p> </figcaption> </figure> <figure> <amp-img width="600" height="300" src="https://www.jewishpress.com/wp-content/uploads/Peter-and-Mary-Max.jpg" class="attachment-better-amp-small size-better-amp-small wp-post-image" alt="" srcset="https://www.jewishpress.com/wp-content/uploads/Peter-and-Mary-Max.jpg" sizes="(max-width: 300px) 300vw, 300px"></amp-img> <figcaption> Peter Max is the son of German Jews who fled Berlin to Shanghai, China, in 1938. In 1948, the family moved to Haifa, Israel. <p><a href="http://glbnews.com/url.html?p=https://www.jewishpress.com/news/us-news/ny/german-israeli-american-artist-peter-maxs-wife-commits-suicide/2019/06/11/" target="_blank" rel="nofollow"> German-Israeli-American Artist Peter Max’s Wife Commits Suicide | The Jewish Press - JewishPress.com | David Israel | 8 Sivan 5779 – June 11, 2019 | JewishPress.com </a></p> </figcaption> </figure> <figure> <amp-img width="600" height="300" src="https://www.gannett-cdn.com/presto/2019/06/12/USAT/cfcfcc8c-ddf1-42aa-8970-bc4956859f11-AP_CORRECTION_Peter_Max_Wife.JPG?crop=4390,2510,x0,y58&width=1600&height=800&fit=bounds" class="attachment-better-amp-small size-better-amp-small wp-post-image" alt="" srcset="https://www.gannett-cdn.com/presto/2019/06/12/USAT/cfcfcc8c-ddf1-42aa-8970-bc4956859f11-AP_CORRECTION_Peter_Max_Wife.JPG?crop=4390,2510,x0,y58&width=1600&height=800&fit=bounds" sizes="(max-width: 300px) 300vw, 300px"></amp-img> <figcaption> Police said Mary Max was found dead Sunday. She had been married since 1997 to Peter Max, whose colorful artworks have been celebrated since the '60s.Police said Mary Max was found dead Sunday. She had been married since 1997 to Peter Max, whose colorful artworks have been celebrated since the '60s. <p><a href="http://glbnews.com/url.html?p=https://www.usatoday.com/story/life/2019/06/11/peter-max-wife-found-dead-amid-allegations-she-exploited-artist/1427063001/" target="_blank" rel="nofollow">Peter Max's wife, Mary, was found dead Sunday of a suspected suicide</a></p> </figcaption> </figure> <figure><amp-ad layout="fixed" width=300 height=250 type="adsense" data-ad-client="ca-pub-3459615361745091" data-ad-slot="7166573532"> </amp-ad></figure> </div> </div> </div> <amp-animation id="showAnim" layout="nodisplay"> <script type="application/json"> { "duration": "600ms", "fill": "both", "iterations": "1", "direction": "alternate", "animations": [ { "selector": "#scrollToTopButton", "keyframes": [ { "opacity": "1", "visibility": "visible" } ] } ] } </script> </amp-animation> <!-- ... and the second one is for adding the button.--> <amp-animation id="hideAnim" layout="nodisplay"> <script type="application/json"> { "duration": "200ms", "fill": "both", "iterations": "1", "direction": "alternate", "animations": [ { "selector": "#scrollToTopButton", "keyframes": [ { "opacity": "0", "visibility": "hidden" } ] } ] } </script> </amp-animation> <!-- ... and the second one is for adding the button.--> <button id="scrollToTopButton" on="tap:top-page.scrollTo(duration=200)" class="scrollToTop">⌃</button> <footer class="better-amp-footer "><div class="better-amp-footer-nav"> </div> <amp-analytics type="googleanalytics"><script type="application/json">{"vars":{"account":"UA-55602305-8"},"triggers":{"trackPageview":{"on":"visible","request":"pageview"}}}</script></amp-analytics></footer></div></body></html>