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

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

Date: 1952

Physical Details: 1 photographic print : b&w ; 15 x 11 cm.

Description: Black and white photograph featuring Frida Kahlo, posing for Diego Rivera in a wheelchair in front of Nightmare of War, Dream of Peace, which was commissioned by the Mexican government.

The portable fresco pictured in this photograph 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 Information: Photograph of Frida Kahlo posing for Diego Rivera while he paints the Nightmare of War, Dream of Peace fresco, 1952. Photographs related to Diego Rivera's fresco "Nightmare of War, Dream of Peace,", 1952. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.

Digital ID: 14830