Frida Kahlo: Making Herself Up

This exhibition will present an extraordinary collection of personal artefacts and clothing belonging to the iconic Mexican artist Frida Kahlo. Locked away for 50 years after her death, this collection has never before been exhibited outside Mexico.
, 'Cotton huipil with machine-embroidered chain stitch; printed cotton skirt with embroidery and holán,' , Victoria and Albert Museum (V&A)

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Cotton huipil with machine-embroidered chain stitch; printed cotton skirt with embroidery and holán

Victoria and Albert Museum (V&A)

On loan

, 'Frida Kahlo,' 1926, Victoria and Albert Museum (V&A)

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Frida Kahlo, 1926

Victoria and Albert Museum (V&A)

On loan

, 'Frida on the bench,' 1939, Victoria and Albert Museum (V&A)

Nickolas Muray

Frida on the bench, 1939

Victoria and Albert Museum (V&A)

On loan

, 'Prosthetic leg with leather boot,' , Victoria and Albert Museum (V&A)

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Prosthetic leg with leather boot

Victoria and Albert Museum (V&A)

On loan

, 'Frida Kahlo with Olmec figurine,' 1939, Victoria and Albert Museum (V&A)

Nickolas Muray

Frida Kahlo with Olmec figurine, 1939

Victoria and Albert Museum (V&A)

On loan