Frida KahloRSS

Frida Kahlo
Categories
A Few Small Nips Painting

A Few Small Nips Painting by Frida Kahlo was a 19x15 inch oil on metal painting created in 1935.  Art Description  A white dove and a black bird hold a banner above a bloody naked woman on a bed as a man with a black hat, white shirt and slacks stands bloody over her. They are in a room with a green floor, blue edging and peach walls. Possible Interpretations (Leave your own thoughts below)  A man can  give a woman pain. Words on Art  Unos Cuantos Piquetitos (some/ few little pokes/nips) ...

ArtistFrida Kahlo
Art Type
Year
Cactus Fruits Painting

Cactus Fruits Painting by Frida Kahlo was a 9.5x8 inch oil on metal painting created in 1937.  Art Description On a white plate with brown edges sites three fruits with flowing red juices. The table cloth the plate is sitting on is blue and stained with the juices from the fruit. Possible Interpretations (Leave your own thoughts below) Broken "bleeding" fruits on a plate could represent Frida's own broken and bleeding body. Words on Art  None Art Price Guide/ Buy It Now // Variatio ...

ArtistFrida Kahlo
Art Type
Year
Coconuts Painting

Coconuts Painting by Frida Kahlo was a 13.5x10 inch oil on canvas painting created in 1951. As with many painting in her later life, her ability to paint with crisp fine detail had been diminished by alcohol, prescription medication and sickness. Art Description A simple still-life with fruit including watermelons, coconuts, and oranges sitting on a red tale with a green wall. Possible Interpretations (Leave your own thoughts below) Perhaps a painting to waste time. A simple still-life of fr ...

ArtistFrida Kahlo
Art Type
Year
Congress of Peoples for Peace Painting Painting

Congress of Peoples for Peace Painting by Frida Kahlo was a 10x7.5 inch oil and tempera on Masonite painting created in 1952.  Art Description A thick tree grows with oranges on the branches as the sun raises on one half of the sky and darkness with the moon onb the other. All over the ground are fallen oranges and watermelon while a dove site on top the tree.  Possible Interpretations (Leave your own thoughts below) The government ran correctlly will bear the fruits of the future but the ba ...

ArtistFrida Kahlo
Art Type
Year
Deigo and I Painting

Deigo and I Painting by Frida Kahlo was a 8.75x11 inch oil on canvas mounted on Masonite painting created in 1949.  Art Description A sad mourning crying Frida looks at the viewer as her long black hair wraps around her neck and tears pour from her eyes. She is dressed in a red dress with gold trim and a image of her husband, artist Diego Rivera, appears on her forehead with the all seeing eye located on his. The background is green. Possible Interpretations (Leave your own thoughts below) T ...

ArtistFrida Kahlo
Art Type
Year
Diego and Frida 1929-1944 Painting

Diego and Frida 1929-1944 Painting by Frida Kahlo was a 3x5 inch oil on Masonite painting created in 1944. The painting was a gift from Frida to her husband artist Diego Rivera on their 15th wedding anniversary. The 1929-1944 in the title are their wedding date. Art Description A split image of Diego and Frida float twisted in vines next to a merged sun and moon. Below them is a merged scallop and conch shell set to a red background. Possible Interpretations (Leave your own thoughts below)   ...

ArtistFrida Kahlo
Art Type
Year
Diego on My Mind Painting

Diego on My Mind Self-Portrait as a Tehuana Painting by Frida Kahlo was a 24x30  inch oil on Masonite painting created in 1943.  Art Description  Frida Kahlo Self-Portrait as a Tehuana, or Mexican Woman in traditional dress with thick headdress, flowers in her hair, red lips, faint mustache and vines/vains flowing everywhere from the leaves on her head. Above her thick black eyebrows is a image of her lover, artist Diego Rivera. Possible Interpretations (Leave your own thoughts below) Tradit ...

ArtistFrida Kahlo
Art Type
Year
Display Window in a  Street of Detroit Painting

Display Window in a  Street of Detroit Painting by Frida Kahlo was a 15x12 inch oil on metal painting created in 1931.  Art Description A still life featuring a store window display with American patriotic decorations including a lion, a white horse, and a picture of George Washington sitting on a red white and blue flag. In the background a construction site is evident. Throughout the window display are red, white and blue decorations. Possible Interpretations (Leave your own thoughts below) ...

ArtistFrida Kahlo
Art Type
Year
Flower Basket Painting

Flower Basket Still Life with Hummingbird Painting by Frida Kahlo was a 25.25 diameter oil on copper plate painting created in 1941.  Art Description A large beautiful basket of flowers sites centered framed by more colorful flowers. A black humming bird, blue butterfly and a yellow bee all mingle among the flowers. Possible Interpretations (Leave your own thoughts below) The painting was painted for American movie actress Paulette Goddard Remarque who also was having a affair with Frida's h ...

ArtistFrida Kahlo
Art Type
Year
Flower of Life Painting

Flower of Life Painting Flame Flower by Frida Kahlo was a 7.75x11 inch oil on Masonite painting created in 1943. The original title was Flame Flower but that was later changed to flower of life. Art Description A red stylized mandrake flower with red leaves sprouts upward towards a lightning bolt and red sun. Possible Interpretations (Leave your own thoughts below) This flower represent sexual reproduction including male and female like abstraction of sex parts. The center flower shoots sper ...

ArtistFrida Kahlo
Art Type
Year
Four Inhabitants of Mexico City Painting

Four Inhabitants of Mexico City Painting by Frida Kahlo was a 18.75x12.75 inch oil on metal painting created in 1938. The painting was displayed once under the title: The Square is Theirs. Art Description A small Mexican/Indian girl in Tehuana dress sits sucking her finger surrounded by a cast of characters including a large male Judas wearing overalls, a straw man riding a straw donkey, a pregnant Pre-Colombian fertility idol, and a clay skeleton. All these creatures have shadows, the only pa ...

ArtistFrida Kahlo
Art Type
Year
Frida and the Cesarean Operation Painting

Frida and the Cesarean Operation Painting by Frida Kahlo was a 24.5x28.75 inch oil on canvas painting created in 1932.  Art Description A pregnant Frida is centered on the artwork laying a hospital bed with unborn child shown in her belly while above her head a team of doctors work to preform a cesarean operation. Her husband, artist Diego Rivera, is depicted in the bust of the male on her other side with newly born baby below.  Possible Interpretations (Leave your own thoughts below) Frida ...

ArtistFrida Kahlo
Art Type
Year
Frieda and Diego Rivera Painting

Frieda and Diego Rivera Painting by Frida Kahlo was a 31x39.5 inch oil on canvas painting created in 1931. This was Frida's first exhibited painting and was written off by many as just the workings of a famous artist's wife. Art Description A self portrait of Frida Kahlo standing in traditional Mexican dress floating small and humbly next to her large artist husband Diego Rivera in a fine suit. Diego is holding a paint brush and paint palette while a red bird fly overhead holding a banner. Po ...

ArtistFrida Kahlo
Art Type
Year
Fruit of Life Painting

Fruit of Life Painting by Frida Kahlo was a 24.5x18.5 inch oil on Masonite painting created in 1953.  Art Description A grouping of fruit including watermelon, bananas, and a white dove. A sun floats over head adding veins of light throughout while a moon sites opposite on the horizon. Possible Interpretations (Leave your own thoughts below) As a painting in Frida's later years, this artwork lacks detail and deeper meaning her other works held. The peace dove could represent her want for pea ...

ArtistFrida Kahlo
Art Type
Year
Fruits of the Earth Painting

Fruits of the Earth Painting by Frida Kahlo was a 23.5x16 inch oil on masonite painting created in 1938. This artwork is very similar to one of Frida's favorite artists, Mercedes Zamora, and his work from 1896. Art Description Various fruits, corn, mushrooms and vegetables sit on a plate on a wood table as a dark and gloomy sky looms overhead. Possible Interpretations (Leave your own thoughts below) Frida viewed fruits, flowers and vegetables as sexual representations. The open bleeding juic ...

ArtistFrida Kahlo
Art Type
Year
Fulang-Chang and I Painting

Fulang-Chang and I Painting by Frida Kahlo was a 11x15.75 inch oil on Masonite in a custom frame selected by the artist created in 1937. The painting was givin to her friend Mary Schapiro Sklar along with a mirror in the same style of frame and was told to keep both next to each-other so she always sees herself next to Frida. Art Description A young beautiful Frida with thick eyebrows, red lips and slight mustache stares at the viewer as she holds her pet spider monkey Fulang-Chang. A pink rib ...

ArtistFrida Kahlo
Art Type
Year
Girl with Death Mask Painting

Girl with Death Mask Painting She Plays Alone by Frida Kahlo was a 5.75x7.75 inch oil on metal painting created in 1938.  Art Description  A small girl around the age of four stands alone wearing a Day of the Dead style skull mask in a large empty field. In the background are mountains and overhead looms a cloudy dark sky. In her hands she holds a yellow tagete flower which was placed at the graves of the dead during the Day of the Dead festival and a carved tiger themed mask sits art her side ...

ArtistFrida Kahlo
Art Type
Year
Henry Ford Hospital Painting

Henry Ford Hospital Painting by Frida Kahlo was a 15.5x12.25 inch oil on metal painting created in 1932. This painting was also displayed as: The Lost Desire and was Frida's first use of metal as a media base. Art Description A woman's body (Frida's) lays bloody on a hospital bed with white sheets and multiple umbilical cords connected to a fractured human pelvis, a dying orchid flower bud, a machine, a female torso, a unborn child (Dieguito) and a snail. A tear falls from the woman's left eye ...

ArtistFrida Kahlo
Art Type
Year
Portrait of Diego Rivera Painting

Portrait of Diego Rivera Painting by Frida Kahlo was a 12.5x18 inch oil on wood painting created in 1937.  This artwork featured the image of famous Mexican artist Diego Rivera. Art Description  The bust of a man, Diego Rivera, looking off to the side with curly black hair, blue colored shirt and dark black eyes. Possible Interpretations (Leave your own thoughts below)  Diego Rivera is a person in Frida's life. Words on Art  None Art Price Guide/ Buy It Now // Variations, Collectio ...

ArtistFrida Kahlo
Art Type
Year
Portrait of Dona Rosita Morillo Painting

Portrait of Dona Rosita Morillo Painting by Frida Kahlo was a 24x30 inch oil on canvas mounted on Masonite painting created in 1944.  Art Description A woman (Dona Rosita Morillo) sits looking sadly with knitting a red garment infront of a background of cactus, vines and flowers. She is wearing a black dress with purple shawl, gold earrings and has white hair. Possible Interpretations (Leave your own thoughts below) Dona Rosita Morillo is an important person in Frida's life. Words on Art N ...

ArtistFrida Kahlo
Art Type
Year
Roots Raices Painting

Roots Raices Painting by Frida Kahlo was a 20x12 inch oil on sheet metal painting created in 1943.  Art Description  A woman lays on cracked earth in a bright orange dress with roots and leaves growing out from inside her chest.  Possible Interpretations (Leave your own thoughts below) Growth comes from within. Words on Art  None Art Price Guide/ Buy It Now // Variations, Collections and Errors None Words From Artist  None

ArtistFrida Kahlo
Art Type
Year
Self Portrait I Painting

Self Portrait I Painting by Frida Kahlo was a 23x31 inch oil on canvas painting created in 1926.  Art Description A stylized self portrait of Frida Kahlo, a woman with dark black hair wearing a red dress with patterned color. Her hand is across her midsection and her expression is one of clam and peace with thick eyebrows and full red lips. Possible Interpretations (Leave your own thoughts below) A woman content with herself at that moment. Words on Art None Art Price Guide/ Buy It Now ...

ArtistFrida Kahlo
Art Type
Year
Self-Portrait Dedicated to Leon Trotsky Painting

Self-Portrait Dedicated to Leon Trotsky Painting by Frida Kahlo was a 24x30 inch oil on Masonite painting created in 1937.  Art Description  Frida Kahlo stands in full gown. A beautiful pink and peach dress flowing to the ground with white ruffles and flowing yellow scarf. In her black hair is red and pink flowers and in her hands she holds flowers and a paper note. She stands on a wood floor with large white curtains on each side and a green wall behind her. Possible Interpretations (Leave y ...

ArtistFrida Kahlo
Art Type
Year
Self-Portrait II Painting

Painting by Frida Kahlo was a 15.75x23.5 inch oil on Masonite painting created in 1940.  Art Description  A self-portrait bust of Frida Kahlo looks into the eye of the viewer blankly as large vine, leaves and sticks raise up in the background. She is wearing a green loosely fitting dress with thorn necklace cutting into her neck. Her silver earnings are in the shape of a human hand and colorful flowers sit in her hair. Possible Interpretations (Leave your own thoughts below)  Beauty hurts. ...

ArtistFrida Kahlo
Art Type
Year
Self-Portrait Monkey Panther Painting

Self-Portrait Monkey Panther Painting by Frida Kahlo was a 18.75x24.5 inch oil on canvas painting created in 1940.  Art Description A self portrait of Frida Kahlo stands looking blankly wearing a white dress with vine necklace and humming bird pendant  In her black hair are cord weaving with white butterflies, her eyebrows are thick and black, her skin is tan with red lips and a slight mustache. Dragonfly's fly around her head and thick green l;eaves grow in the background as a monkey sits loo ...

ArtistFrida Kahlo
Art Type
Year
Self-Portrait With Loose Hair Painting

Self-Portrait With Loose Hair Painting by Frida Kahlo was a 17.75x24 inch oil on Masonite painting created in 1947.  Art Description A self portrait of Frida Kahlo with un-brushed long black hair loosely laying to one side over her shoulder  She is wearing a gold and fuchsia shirt with scroll below her and leafy vine over her shoulder. The background is a rocky crag like gray structure. Her face has an expression of un-caring peace with thick black eyebrows, red lips and a slight mustache.  P ...

ArtistFrida Kahlo
Art Type
Year
Self-Portrait with Monkey Painting

Self-Portrait with Monkey Painting by Frida Kahlo was a 12x16 inch oil on Masonite painting created in 1938.  Art Description A bust of Frida Kahlo looking blankly at the viewer with black hair, faint mustache, thick black eyebrows and wearing a shell necklace. Her shirt is white and along her neck hangs a black furry monkey with green vine collar. In the background are large green leaves. Possible Interpretations (Leave your own thoughts below) Frida Kahlo is a beautiful animal. Words on A ...

ArtistFrida Kahlo
Art Type
Year
Self-Portrait with the Portrait of Doctor Farill Painting

Self-Portrait with the Portrait of Doctor Farill Painting by Frida Kahlo was a 19.75x16.5 inch oil on Masonite painting created in 1951.  Art Description Frida Kahlo in a wheelchair with art pallet and paint brushes in hand sit next to a painting of Dr Farill on a stand. She is wearing a loose fitting white shirt and black dress in a room with a wood floor and white walls with blue edging. Possible Interpretations (Leave your own thoughts below) Frida's increasing sickness has made her docto ...

ArtistFrida Kahlo
Art Type
Year
The Brick Kilns Painting

The Brick Kilns Painting by Frida Kahlo was a 23.5x15.5 inch oil on Masonite painting created in 1954. This painting done in the later years of her life lacked the attention to detail hewr earlier paintings had. It was lost until recently found in storage. Art Description Smokey brick kilns smolder in the distance as a Mexican man wearing a sombrero pokes at the fire with a stick stoking the flames. Possible Interpretations (Leave your own thoughts below)   Words on Art  None Art Price Gu ...

ArtistFrida Kahlo
Art Type
Year
The Little Deer Painting

The Little Deer Painting by Frida Kahlo was a 12x9 inch oil on Masonite painting created in 1946.  Art Description A stylized deer with the face of a woman (Frida Kahlo). The deer lying on the ground shot by multipual arrows and is now bleeding with large thick trees all around and the sea in the background. Possible Interpretations (Leave your own thoughts below) A woman's natural instincts and urges are killed by man. Words on Art  None Art Price Guide/ Buy It Now // Variations, ...

ArtistFrida Kahlo
Art Type
Year
The Love Embrace of the Universe, the Earth, Me & Senor Xolotl Painting

The Love Embrace of the Universe, the Earth (Mexico), Me, and Senor Xolotl Painting by Frida Kahlo was a 24x27.5 inch oil on canvas painting created in 1949.  Art Description A naked green stylized woman holds a red dressed Frida Kahlo holding a naked Mexican woman with short hair and the all seeing eye on her forehead. They are flanked with vegetation including cactus, plants, a sleeping black dog and roots. All these people are held by a pair of large arms (One Green, One Brown) appearing ou ...

ArtistFrida Kahlo
Art Type
Year
The Two Fridas Painting

The Two Fridas Painting by Frida Kahlo was a 68x68  inch oil on canvas painting created in 1939.  Art Description Two self-portrait images of Frida Kahlo sit holding hands. One is in a flowing white dress with lace and styled hair, while the other woman is wearing a long green dress with white edging, a blue shirt with yellow edging and a faint mustache  Her hair is slightly less made up. They are sitting on a bench in-front of a granite blue background. The well dressed woman is holding a pai ...

ArtistFrida Kahlo
Art Type
Year
Tree of Hope Painting

Tree of Hope Painting by Frida Kahlo was a 16x22 inch oil on Masonite painting created in 1946.  Art Description  A woman lays on a wheeled bed with cuts on her back. Sitting next to her is Frida Kahlo in bright red dress with white ruffles holding a flag and a back brace. They are sitting on cracked ground with one side light, and the other dark. On the light side, a bright blue sky holds a large orange sun, while on the darker side a darkened sky holds a smaller white moon. Possible Interpr ...

ArtistFrida Kahlo
Art Type
Year
What the Water Gave Me Painting

What the Water Gave Me Painting by Frida Kahlo was a 30x38 inch oil on canvas painting created in 1938.  Art Description A set of woman's feet with red painted toe-nails sit in a tub of water as various images float including a skyscraper in a volcano, a dead bird in a tree, a ship navigating a rocky coast, a dead woman in the water, a man and woman hiding behind large plant leaves, a dress, two naked women on a bed and flowers. Possible Interpretations (Leave your own thoughts below)  Water ...

ArtistFrida Kahlo
Art Type
Year


Works By Artist

Other Artwork