An autopsy, not just of the corpse but of the whole emotional world of a woman. Motherhood, sexuality, sickness, old age and death become clothes, a feminine obsession with excellence, in an imaginary wardrobe. Putting aside her work as a children's illustrator, Emmanuelle Houdart investigates her own femininity, openly and without fear of causing offence.
Hardbound. 48 colour pages. 220 x 270 mm.
A sumptuous feast of a book, Frida allows the reader to enter this revered artist's world, both literally and metaphorically. Through a series of consecutive...View full product details