I never painted dreams. I painted my own reality." Frida Kahlo
Photo: Paris, March 1939, Surrealist exhibition „Mexique“ at the "Pierre Colle" - gallery; Photographer: Unknown
Painting: Frida Kahlo, What I Saw in the Water, 1938 by Frida Kahlo/ ©Banco de Mexico Diego Rivera & Frida Kahlo Museums Trust
At the beginning of 1939 Frida Kahlo was in Paris, France for the exhibition "Mexique" which presented artworks of Mexican artists: photographs, paintings and sculptures.
From Paris she wrote the following about the artists around her:
From a letter Frida Kahlo wrote to Nickolas Muray on February 16,1939.