If you love puzzles and are a fan of Frida Kahlo, you will love this 1,000-piece jigsaw puzzle of Self-portrait with Monkeys. This puzzle combines superb color reproduction, stunning images, and sturdy construction to delight novice and veteran puzzle workers alike.
Frida Kahlo painted Self-portrait with Monkeys in 1943, In this painting there are four monkeys. Two of them hug Frida. Two more behind her are half buried by the leaves of a bird of paradise plant featuring a brilliant orange and blue flower.
On Kahlo’s white cotton blouse or huipil (itself part of the carefully chosen peasant and indigenous costuming that Frida adopted in everyday life), two of the monkeys point to a red and orange Aztec glyph (or sign) for earthquake or movement (ollin), enclosed in a rectangle.
The Mexican painter Frida Kahlo became famous for her impressive works and her unvarnished self-portraits, in which she incorporated her emotions, her pain and often Mexican folklore elements.
Age Range: 12 years to adult
Assembled Puzzle Size: 20 x 27 inches