For artist Frida Kahlo, clothing, art and identity were inextricably linked. The V & A's current exhibition Frida Kahlo: Making Her Self Up explores the ways Kahlo constructed her iconic image using the clothing and accessories she put on her body.
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- Wilcox, Claire and Circe Henestrosa, ed. Frida Kahlo: Making Her Self Up. London: V & A Publishing, 2018.