Place Published: Boston
Publisher: Bulfinch Press Book Little, Brown and Company
Date Published: 2000
Pages: 245, (v)p
Book Id: 68271
b/w and color plates (nine folding), bio/chron., color pict. d.j.
SPECTACULAR work, reproduces more that 200 of Kahlo's paintings from every genre, including landscape and still life as well as the self-portraits, but also shows how the drama of her life formed her work. Includes a number of rarely seen paintings from private collections. Throughout photographs of Kahlo's life -from childhood photos to portraits of the artist near the end of her life. The paintings, including the most seminal works are shown in stunningly lavish reproduction. Strong essays by art historians and Diego Rivera illuminate her work. Includes brief biography. BASIC REFERENCE.