Frida Kahlo is a highly celebrated artistic virtuoso, transcending the Renaissance Mexican movement and earning herself prestige and acclaim across the globe. Her 50+ self-portraits are extremely vivid and nuanced, showcasing her memorable and instantly recognizable physiognomy; one that has inspired countless painters, authors, directors, and generations of admirers.
This delightful volume showcases a range of Frida's drawings, letters, diary entries, and profound biography of her life with her husband Diego Rivera at Casa Azul. The reader is treated to a feast for the senses with these extra-large images that so vividly capture Frida's eye for detail, awe-inspiring use of color, and even pieces from her collection that haven't been seen in over 80 years. Prepare to be spellbound!
Contributors: Luis-Martín Lozano, Andrea Kettenmann & Marina Vázquez Ramos.