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Frida Kahlo Death

When celebrated artist Frida Kahlo died in 1954, her husband Diego Rivera locked her clothing in a room that he ordered not be opened until 15 ye...

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When celebrated artist Frida Kahlo died in 1954, her husband Diego Rivera locked her clothing in a room that he ordered not be opened until 15 ye...

from the Guardian

What Frida wore: the artist's wardrobe locked up 50 years – in pictures

Frida by Ishiuchi Miyako is at Michael Hoppen gallery, London SW3, from 14 May to 12 July

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from the Guardian

What Frida wore: the artist's wardrobe locked up 50 years – in pictures

After Frida Kahlo died in 1954, her husband Diego Rivera shut her belongings in a bathroom at their Mexico City home – then demanded it be locked until 15 years after his death. In fact, the room wasn’t opened until 2004. Here’s what was inside

Headlines of Frida's death from the Excelsor Journal, Wednesday July 14, 1954 (Via Archivio Isolda P. Kahlo, Mexico)

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