Sunday, July 06, 2008

Kahlo’s Communism

Here we have Frida’s “Marxism Will Give Health to the Sick.”

And “Self Portrait with Stalin.”

4 comments:

jams o donnell said...

I love Kahlo's work but what naivety!

TNC said...

Kahlo and Trotsky had a brief affair. And she painted the Stalin portrait *after* Stalinist agents gave Trotsky an icepick to his dome:

http://www.fbuch.com/fridaby.htm

What a gal...

homesickamerican said...

i think her eyebrows were her greatest asset.

SnoopyTheGoon said...

I don't know, to tell the truth. My opinions are split on that lady.