Blinds shut at Hockney's home after 'assistant's death'

It is understood Dominic Elliott was taken from David Hockney's home in Bridlington to hospital in a serious condition and later died. Credit: Amy Murphy/PA Wire

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David Hockney's assistant dies

Dominic Elliott, a studio assistant to David Hockney, is understood to have died in hospital after being taken from the painter's home in a serious condition. Police confirmed an investigation into the circumstances of a 23-year-old man's death.