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April 08, 2013

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Photo of Frida Kahlo
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Frida Kahlo High School

My Dress Hangs There - Frida Kahlo's Wardrobe Unlocked

When the Mexican painter Frida Kahlo died, her husband muralist Diego Rivera locked her clothes and jewelry into a closet. They stayed there for fifty years and only recently were examined. Phoebe Judge speaks with Circe Henestrosa, who curated an exhibition called "Smoke and Mirrors" in Frida Kahlo's home in Mexico City.

Music

"Paloma Negra" by Lola Beltran

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