• An XXL-Edition Compiles All of Frida Kahlo's 152 Artworks in an Extensive Celebration of Her Life and Work

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    “Self-portrait with Small Monkey” (1945), oil on masonite, 22 x 16⅜ inches, Mexico City, Xochimilco, Museo Dolores Olmedo, photo by akg-images
    An enormous new book from Taschen explores the life and work of famed Mexican artist Frida Kahlo (1907-1954). Widely recognized as a groundbreaking figure in contemporary understandings of gender and sexuality, Kahlo's now iconic image-particularly derived from her more than 50 self-portraits showing her bold brow, braided hair, and range of floral adornments-has secured her legacy as one of the most influential and profound artists of the 20th...
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