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The World of Frida Kahlo
Language: en
Pages: 279
Authors: Frida Kahlo, Museum of Fine Arts, Houston
Categories: Art
Type: BOOK - Published: 1993 - Publisher: Museum of Fine Arts Houston

Presents paintings and drawings by Mexico's foremost woman artist, together with photographs of Kahlo, her husband, noted painter Diego Rivera, and their home, the "Blue House"; a selection of paintings by her friends and contemporaries; criticism of Kahlo's work; and a chronology of her life.
The Baroque World of Fernando Botero
Language: en
Pages: 283
Authors: John Sillevis, Fernando Botero, David Elliott, Edward J. Sullivan
Categories: Art
Type: BOOK - Published: 2006-01-01 - Publisher: Yale University Press

Colombian-born Fernando Botero (b. 1932) is a painter, sculptor, and draftsman renowned for his extravagantly rounded figures combining the polish and excess of Spanish colonial baroque with the social realism of the Mexican muralists. Their humorous exaggeration belies the more serious content of Botero’s work—commentary on colonialism, political instability in
The World of Frida Kahlo
Language: en
Pages: 279
Authors: Erika Billeter
Categories: Art, Mexican
Type: BOOK - Published: 1993 - Publisher:

Features information about Mexican artist Frida Kahlo (1907-1954), by Kimberly Masters. Profiles her life with polio, pain from a serious streetcar accident, and her marriage to Diego Rivera. Includes quotes from Kahlo and, some of her paintings. Explains Kahloism.
Blue House
Language: en
Pages:
Authors: Welt Der Frida Kahlo
Categories: Art, Mexican
Type: BOOK - Published: 1993 - Publisher:

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Latin American Women Artists, Kahlo and Look who Else
Language: en
Pages: 237
Authors: Cecilia Puerto
Categories: Art
Type: BOOK - Published: 1996 - Publisher: Greenwood Publishing Group

This volume is a unique contribution to Latin American studies because it underscores the essential role that women have played in the arenas of modern and contemporary art. [This book] provides valuable and much-needed assistance to the researcher. (From the foreword by Elizabeth Ferrer) With more than 1,500 references on