Frida Khalo at work on The Two Fridas. Painted in 1939 at the time of her divorce from Diego, The Two Fridas is believed to be an expression of Frida's feelings at the time. This double self-portrait was the first large-scale work painted by Frida.
Frida Kahlo was a Mexican painter well known for her self-portraits. Kahlo's near-death accident, bisexual relationships, and stormy marriage to famous muralist Diego Rivera make Frida Kahlo's biography absolutely fascinating.