The most famous Mexican painter, who has achieved great international popularity is best known of her paintings using vibrant colors in a style that was influenced by indigenous cultures of Mexico. Also her work was influent by European movements that include Symbolism, Realism and Surrealism.
Many of her works are great self-portraits that symbolically express her own pain and sexuality. Kahlo suggested, “I paint myself because I am so often alone and because I am the subject I know best.”
Probably all of us have at least one favorite art piece from Frida. But have you ever seen black & white photography portraits of Frida Kahlo? As a matter of fact, during her short life she was pictured by many famous photographers as Fritz Henie, Luceinne Bloch, Leo Matiz, Lola Alvarez Bravo and Guillermo Davila. Below is our choice of the most interesting and rare photo portraits of Frida Kahlo.