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This Is What Frida Kahlo's Colorful Wardrobe Looks Like Today

Over 60 years after her death, this photographer was granted access to Frida Kahlo's personal belongings...

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Mexican painter Frida Kahlo is counted among the most influential and important artists of the 20th century.

Her poignant self-portaits and famed love affair with Mexican painter Diego Rivera are the stuff of legend, while her vibrant and colorful appearance has made her one of the most recognizable painters in art history.

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Over 60 years after Frida's death in 1954, photographer Ishiuchi Miyako was granted access to her personal belongings to document her styles and fashions.

Dress with red bottom and green top.
Ishiuchi Miyako / Courtesy Michael Hoppen Gallery

Dress with red bottom and green top.

Frida's sunglasses.
Ishiuchi Miyako / Courtesy Michael Hoppen Gallery

Frida's sunglasses.

Frida's pink boots.
Ishiuchi Miyako / Courtesy Michael Hoppen Gallery

Frida's pink boots.

Frida's red skirt with corset cast top and large mirrored hole in it.
Ishiuchi Miyako / Courtesy Michael Hoppen Gallery

Frida's red skirt with corset cast top and large mirrored hole in it.

Frida's Revlon nail polish bottles.
Ishiuchi Miyako / Courtesy Michael Hoppen Gallery

Frida's Revlon nail polish bottles.

Her black gloves.
Ishiuchi Miyako / Courtesy Michael Hoppen Gallery

Her black gloves.

The back of Frida's yellow dress.
Ishiuchi Miyako / Courtesy Michael Hoppen Gallery

The back of Frida's yellow dress.

Frida's green swimming suit.
Ishiuchi Miyako / Courtesy Michael Hoppen Gallery

Frida's green swimming suit.

Frida's red boot with her prosthetic leg attached.
Ishiuchi Miyako / Courtesy Michael Hoppen Gallery

Frida's red boot with her prosthetic leg attached.

Tehuana lacy headdress.
Ishiuchi Miyako / Courtesy Michael Hoppen Gallery

Tehuana lacy headdress.

Close-up of mirrored hole in Frida's cast corset.
Ishiuchi Miyako / Courtesy Michael Hoppen Gallery

Close-up of mirrored hole in Frida's cast corset.

Ishiuchi Miyako: Frida will be on view in London's Michael Hoppen Gallery from May 4–July 12, 2015. To learn more, visit michaelhoppengallery.com.

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