Frida Kahlo (1907 - 1954) was a prominent Mexican painter who is better known for her self-portraits. She was married to Diego Rivera.
imogen cunningham, portrait of frida kahlo.
This painting was painted by Firda Kahlo as a present for her husband Diego Rivera on their 15th wedding anniversary. She later repainted another version of this painting to keep for herself. The dates in the title, 1929-1944, speak for their years of marriage (excluding the brief period they were divorced in 1939-1940).