Smiling Diego and Frida sign paperwork in front of witness.

365 Days of Art: December 8 – Frida and Diego Try Marriage Again

Smiling Diego and Frida sign paperwork in front of witness.
Frida and Diego sign the register in San Francisco, December 8, 1940.

December 8, 1940

After being divorced for a little more than a year, Frida and Diego marry for the second time, at the courthouse in San Francisco. He goes to work later that day, on the murals on Treasure Island. When he takes off his shirt, his assistants and the public spectators who are there see that his undershirt is covered in Frida’s magenta lipstick.

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