Carmelle Delatour

 

 

Age: 88

 

Summary: mother of Haiti's tourism minister Patrick Delatour who was the founder and longtime owner of the Rainbow Gallery, where she became one of the foremost collectors and promoters of Haitian art when she had amassed hundreds of works, including those of Bernard Sejourne, Andre Pierre and Tiga.

 

 

Cause of Death: Killed during an earthquake

 

Born: 1921

 

Died: January 12, 2010

 

Location: Port-au-Prince, Haiti