Frida Kahlo: the brush of anguish

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Chronicle Books,
Pub. Date:
c1990.
Language:
English
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Mexican author Martha Zamora captures the essence of one of Mexico's most prolific and talented painters in a single comprehensive volume. Seventy-five of Frida Kahlo's paintings, reproduced here in lavish color, accompany numerous historical photographs and the author's descriptive text, chronicling the significant episodes in Kahlo's life, from childhood to her untimely death: the consequences and aftermath of a tragic bus accident in her adolescence; her tempestuous marriage to the great Mexican muralist Diego Rivera; her travels to the United States and abroad; her political convictions and her relationships with the great leaders and artistic personalities of her time. Kahlo's flamboyant and highly individual personal style, so eloquently reflected in her many self-portraits, has gained her an enthusiastic following worldwide. For Kahlo's many admirers, as well as for those new to her work this authoritative and richly illustrated volume will be both an excellent reference and a compelling look at her passionate and often disturbing art.
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9780811804851
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subject_facet Kahlo, Frida, Painters -- Mexico -- Biography
title_display Frida Kahlo : the brush of anguish
title_full Frida Kahlo : the brush of anguish / Martha Zamora ; abridged and translated by Marilyn Sode Smith
title_short Frida Kahlo :
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