Frida Kahlo (1907-1954) Self-portrait with Thorn Necklace and Hummingbird, 1940. Oil on canvas, 61.25 cm x 47 cm
OMG OMG OMG I JUST SAW THIS PIECE IN REAL LIFE
IT FEELS CHEAP AND TRITE AND LIKE IT DOES NOT DO THIS PIECE JUSTICE AT ALL TO SHARE A DIGITAL VERSION OF IT ON TUMBLR
BUT FUCK FRIDA YOU MEAN SO MUCCCCCCCCCCH TO ME
i was recording and i just listened back and you can hear me audibly gasp when they unveil it (they didn’t tell us which pieces we were going to see) and then again, even louder, when they told us that she sold this piece to her lover nickolas muray.