Report by Eduardo Paolozzi, 23 October 1961
Stuart enrolled at Hamburg Art School in June 1961. He was a student of the sculptor Eduardo Paolozzi. In his report he writes that although Stuart had been unable to attend classes due to illness he had become one of his best students.
His sister Pauline believes that it was his love of art that kept him going in the weeks leading up to his death.
On 10 April 1962 he collapsed in the flat he shared with Astrid. He died of a cerebral haemorrhage on the way to hospital.