Frida Kahlo: Face to Face

Frida Kahlo: Face to Face self-portrait book about Frida Kahlo artistArtist and feminist Judy Chicago, creator of the controversial installation Dinner Party, gives a new perspective on the works of Frida Kahlo, one of the world’s most revered female painters, in Frida Kahlo: Face to Face (Prestel Publishing, 2010). Chicago and art historian/writer Frances Borzello, who specializes in female self-portraiture, provide a refreshing contextual frame to Kahlo’s lifetime of art in a book filled with striking images.—Cherie Haas

The Two Fridas (Las dos Fridas) by Frida Kahlo Face to Face self portrait

The Two Fridas (Las dos Fridas) (1939; oil on canvas, 67.75x 67.75) by Frida Kahlo. Museo de Arte Moderno, Consejo Nacional para la Cultura y las Artes-Instituto Nacional de Bellas Artes, Mexico City

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