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Frida Kahlo “Self Portrait – The Frame” (1938)

Frida junto al retrato de su padre.

FRIDA Khalo, 7/6/07 – 7/13/54, a Mexican painter, best known for her self-portraits. Of her 143 paintings, 55 are self-portraits. She insisted, "I never painted dreams. I painted my own reality." She had a tumultuous marriage to painter Diego Rivera. They were both outspoken politically. She died soon after turning 47. A few days before her death she wrote in her diary: "I hope the exit is joyful, and I hope never to return, Frida.

Part of the androgyny series by Bett Norris. I hope I get three for my birthday next year!!

Frida Kahlo is my favorite artist. Her story is one that more people should know, and her art is heartbreaking and beautiful all rolled into one.