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Photograph of Frida Kahlo posing for Diego Rivera as he paints the Nightmare of War, Dream of Peace fresco, 1952

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Title: Photograph of Frida Kahlo posing for Diego Rivera as he paints the Nightmare of War, Dream of Peace fresco

Date: 1952

Physical Details: 1 photographic print : col. ; 9 x 9 cm.

Description: Photograph taken from opposite side balcony shows Frida Kahlo posing in a wheelchair (left) and Diego Rivera at work on the fresco Nightmare of War, Dream of Peace, which was commissioned by the Mexican government.

The portable fresco is currently missing.

Creator: Unidentified

Forms part of: Photographs related to Diego Rivera's fresco "Nightmare of War, Dream of Peace,", 1952

Rights Statement: Current copyright status is undetermined

Citation: Photograph of Frida Kahlo posing for Diego Rivera as he paints the Nightmare of War, Dream of Peace fresco, 1952 / unidentified photographer. Photographs related to Diego Rivera's fresco "Nightmare of War, Dream of Peace,", 1952. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.

Digital ID: 14833