Frida Kahlo: The Paintings

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HarperCollins Publishers, 1991 - Art - 255 pages
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By the leading expert on Frida Kahlo, a lavishly illustrated and sumptuously produced visual record of her haunting and powerful paintings. Four-color illustrations printed in Italy on special stock are accompanied by an authoritative text that helps explain both the woman and her work. 200 illustrations, 75 in full color.

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Frida Kahlo's extraordinary life and revolutionary art continue to bear fruit with two superb new books, coming quickly on the heels of Martha Zamora's acclaimed Frida Kahlo: The Brush of Anguish ( LJ ... Read full review


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About the author (1991)

Hayden Herrera is an art historian. She has lectured widely, curated several exhibitions of art, taught Latin American art at New York University, and has been awarded a Guggenheim Fellowship. She is the author of numerous articles and reviews for such publications as Art in America, Art Forum, Connoisseur, and the New York Times, among others. Her books include Frida: A Biography of Frida Kahlo; Mary Frank; and Matisse: A Portrait. She is working on a critical biography of Arshile Gorky. She lives in New York City.

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