Suffering and Enjoyment of Frida Kahlo

Frida Kahlo (1907-1954) is the famous mexican artist by her own self-portraits. Her life was full of troubles. But due to her strong-willed character Frida could win against all difficulties on the way. She got sick with poliomyelitis in 6 years old. Doctors cured the girl, but for the rest of life she still had lameness. In 1925 Frida had a terrible accident. The bus by which the girl of eighteen went, collided with tram. Frida had been hurted more than the most of passengers and got a lot of traumas. All the year she was chained to a bed and then started to draw. Doctors had put her on her feet after more than 30 operations. She married Diego Rivera. Their family life was full of jealousy and infidelity.

Frida’s pictures are unique. In self-portraits the emphasis is placed not only on appearance, but also on surrounding subjects. Bright paints and fine details at hers works are symbolical. The surrealistic effect is traced. Frida was the strong person who was able to rejoice and boundless to love life.

1926 Self-portrait

1926 Kahlo Frida self-portrait

1931 Frida and Diego Rivera

Kahlo Frida 1931 Frida and Diego Rivera

1932 Self-Portrait on the Border Line Between Mexico and the United States

1932 Kahlo Frida Self-Portrait on the Border Line Between Mexico and the United States

1932 Henry Ford Hospital

1932 Kahlo Frida Henry Ford Hospital (3)

1936 My Grandparents My Parents and I Frida Kahlo

Kahlo Frida 1936 my grandparents my parents and i frida kahlo

1937 Memory

1937 Kahlo Frida Memory

1938 Girl with Death Mask

1938 Kahlo Frida Girl with Death Mask

1939 The Two Fridas

1939 Kahlo Frida The Two Fridas

1940 Self-Portrait

1940 Kahlo Frida Self-Portrait (IV)

1940 The Dream

1940 Kahlo Frida The Dream

1945 Magnolias

1945 Kahlo Frida magnolias

1945 Moses

1945 Kahlo Frida What the Water Gave

1945 Without Hope

1945 Kahlo Frida Without Hope

1949 Diego and Me

1949 Kahlo Frida diego and me

1949 The Love Embrace of the Universe, the Earth (Mexico), Me, Diego and Xolotl

1949 Kahlo Frida The Love Embrace of the Universe, the Earth (Mexico), Me, Diego and Xolotl

1951 still life with parrot

1951 Kahlo Frida still life with parrot

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