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Frida Kahlo and the imagery of tragedy

  title={Frida Kahlo and the imagery of tragedy},
  author={K. Wach},
  • K. Wach
  • Published 2005
  • Art
  • The Mexican artist Frida Kahlo was born in Mexico City on Saturday 6th July 1907 and died in the house in the background of this photograph, aged 47, just one week after her birthday, on Tuesday 13th July 1954. For a long time the details of Frida Kahlo’s life and work were generally not well known. They have recently become prominent mainly through the work of the Mexican art historian Hayden Herrera, the emergence of Feminist-based scholarship and the staging of a retrospective exhibition in… CONTINUE READING


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