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Frida Kahlo, Paris, France letter to Nickolas Muray, New York, N.Y., 1939 February 16, from the Nickolas Muray papers, 1910-1978

Frida Kahlo, Paris, France letter to Nickolas Muray, New York, N.Y., 1939 February 16

Kahlo, Frida, 1907-1954

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

Date: 1939 February 16

Physical Details: Letter : 6 p. : handwritten ; 26 x 21 cm.

Description: 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 including two metal fish and some floral designs.

Creator: Kahlo, Frida, 1907-1954

Forms part of: Nickolas Muray papers, 1910-1978

Rights Statement: Current copyright status is undetermined

Citation: Frida Kahlo, Paris, France letter to Nickolas Muray, New York, N.Y., 1939 February 16. Nickolas Muray papers, 1910-1978. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.

Digital ID: 491