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03/18/2010 05:12 am ET Updated May 25, 2011

Carmen Herrera, 94-Year-Old Painter, Is Art World Rising Star

In a word, Ms. Herrera, a nonagenarian homebound painter with arthritis, is hot. In an era when the art world idolizes, and often richly rewards, the young and the new, she embodies a different, much rarer kind of success.

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