Paintings You Should Know: ‘The Two Fridas’ by Frida Kahlo (1939)

Frida Khalo is one artist who has influence me. I have reblogged this wonderfully concise piece written by Polly from her blogsite: “The Culture Project”. Do visit her site for more amazing concise histories of wonderful artists.

The Culture Project

The_Two_Fridas The Two Fridas, Frida Kahlo, 1939

While Mary Cassatt and Tamara de Lempicka turned their artistic talents to depicting the external reality of women’s lives, Frida Kahol used them most frequently to express her own internal reality, and particularly her physical and emotional pain.

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