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Frida Kahlo, Coyoacan, Mexico letter to Nickolas Muray, New York, N.Y., 1940 Jan. 11

Frida Kahlo, Coyoacan, Mexico letter to Nickolas Muray, New York, N.Y., 1940 Jan. 11

Kahlo, Frida, 1907-1954

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Title: Frida Kahlo, Coyoacan, Mexico letter to Nickolas Muray, New York, N.Y.

Date: 1940 Jan. 11

Physical Details: Letter : 2 p. : handwritten ; 28 x 21 cm.

Description: Date based on postmark.

Kahlo writes that she has received the money Muray loaned her; that she had an infection in her hand and couldn't work; that she needs to finish a painting to be included in a show of surrealist art; and complains that Muray treats her "only as a friend." She also mentions that "that awful wench" Ione Robinson has come to Mexico and expresses her frustration with Diego [Rivera].

Creator: Kahlo, Frida, 1907-1954

Forms part of: Nickolas Muray papers, 1910-1978

Rights Statement: Current copyright status is undetermined

Citation: Frida Kahlo, Coyoacan, Mexico letter to Nickolas Muray, New York, N.Y., 1940 Jan. 11. Nickolas Muray papers, 1910-1978. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.

Digital ID: 13535