Frida Kahlo – Viva la vida

This is the last painting by Frida Kahlo, and she finished it shortly before she passed away. It is quite likely she knew her time was over, so she added the inscription “viva la vida” to one of the watermelons. Viva la vida can mean “live life”, or (most likely) something close to “long life live”, but more as an exclamation (like “hurrah for life”).

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