Who was “Frida Kahlo” and who is known as India’s “Frida Kahlo”?
Frida Kahlo was a Mexican painter, who was recognized decades after her death. She was wife of Diego Rivera, the prominent Mexican painter whose large wall works in fresco established the Mexican Mural Renaissance. Frida’s work only recognized when Neomexicanismo began.
Amrita Sher-Gil (1913 -1941)is known as India’s Frida Kalho. She was most expensive painters of her time. She was among the 9 masters whose work was declared as art treasures by the archaeological survey of india, in 1976 and 1979.