I am posting this because I have always been a great admirer of her works and her style.
Courtesy of a bequest by A. Conger Goodyear to the Albright Knox Art Gallery, New York
Self Portrait with a monkey, 1938
An amazing Mexican painter Frida Kahlo (July 6, 1907 – July 13, 1954) who lived her life like a free bird, has been such an inspiration. To all of us.
“I used to think I was the strangest person in the world but then I thought there are so many people in the world, there must be someone just like me who feels bizarre and flawed in the same ways I do. I would imagine her, and imagine that she must be out there thinking of me too. Well, I hope that if you are out there and read this and know that, yes, it's true I'm here, and I'm just as strange as you.”
“People in general are scared to death of the war and all the exhibition have been a failure, because the rich - don't want to buy anything”
“I tried to drown my sorrows, but the bastards learned how to swim, and now I am overwhelmed by this decent and good feeling.”
"I love you more than my own skin."
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