160
160
Frida Kahlo
PART OBJECT
Estimate
100,000150,000
JUMP TO LOT
160
Frida Kahlo
PART OBJECT
Estimate
100,000150,000
JUMP TO LOT

Details & Cataloguing

Contemporary Art Day Auction

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Frida Kahlo
1907 - 1954
PART OBJECT
graphite on paper
13 1/4 by 8 5/8 in. 33.6 by 21.9 cm.
Executed circa 1947. 
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Provenance

Estate of Mary Eaton, California
Private Collection, California
Acquired from the above by the present owner

Exhibited

Berlin, Martin Gropius Bau; Vienna, Bank Austria Kunstforum, Frida Kahlo Retrospective, April - December 2010, cat. no. 123, p. 199, illustrated in color 

Literature

Dr. Salomon Grimberg & Hayden Herrera, Frida Kahlo. Song to Herself, New York 2008, p. 112, illustrated 

Catalogue Note

"Frida is the only example in the history of art of an artist who tore open her chest and heart to reveal the biological truth of her feelings...a superior painter and the greatest proof of the renaissance of the art of Mexico."

—Diego Rivera, 1943

Contemporary Art Day Auction

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New York