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Frida Kahlo, Paris, France letter to Nickolas Muray, New York, N.Y.

view Frida Kahlo, Paris, France letter to Nickolas Muray, New York, N.Y. digital asset number 1
Creator:
Kahlo, Frida, 1907-1954
Muray, Nickolas, Nickolas Muray, 1907-1954
Subject:
Breton, André
Duchamp, Marcel
Type:
Correspondence
Place:
Paris, France
Date:
1939 Feb. 16
Place of publication, production, or execution:
No place, unknown, or undetermined
Physical Description:
Letter : 6 p. : various media ; 26 x 21 cm.
Summary:
A letter describing Frida Kaho's stay in France, particularly an illness and hospitalization, the logistics surrounding her art exhibition in Paris and her intense disdain for the French art community, particularly André Breton. She also mentions meeting Marcel Duchamp.
Enclosed with letter are knickknacks of two metal fish and some floral designs.
Citation:
Frida Kahlo, Paris, France letter to Nickolas Muray, New York, N.Y., 1939 Feb. 16. Nickolas Muray papers, 1910-1978. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Additional Forms:
This item has been digitally reformatted. It is available by requesting an appointment in the Archives of American Art's reading rooms, or in certain situations as a Reproduction Request.
Use Note:
Current copyright status is undetermined
Location Note:
Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution Washington, D.C. 20560
Topic:
Hispanic American women artists
Illness
Surrealism
Record number:
(DSI-AAA)491
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