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PASSINGS: Henri Lazarof, Elizabeth Jane Howard, George Goodman, Carter Camp
PASSINGS: Henri Lazarof, Elizabeth Jane Howard, George Goodman, Carter Camp

Henri Lazarof Composer, teacher and art collector Henri Lazarof, 81, a prolific composer and teacher who may have been best known for the modern art collection he and his wife amassed, died Sunday at his home in Los Angeles. The cause was Alzheimer's disease, said his wife, Janice Lazarof. The Lazarofs significantly bolstered the modern art collection of the Los Angeles County Museum of Art in 2005 when they gave 130 works — including pieces by Pablo Picasso, Paul Klee, Henry Moore, Alberto Giacometti and others — to the institution. When the collection went on display in 2008, Los Angeles Times art critic Christopher Knight called it an "extraordinarily...

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