Albuquerque Journal (Albuquerque, NM)

Art historian finds connections with three female painters.(Books)

Byline: DAVID STEINBERG Of the Journal

"Carr, O'Keeffe, Kahlo Places of Their Own" by Sharyn Rohlfsen Udall

Yale University Press, $45, 366 pp.

*Sharyn Rohlfsen Udall signs, discusses "Carr, O'Keeffe, Kahlo" 7 p.m. Thursday, Page One, 11018 Montgomery NE

If you were a publisher and you wanted to snag readers' attention to a book about Emily Carr, Georgia O'Keeffe and Frida Kahlo, whose name would you place first?

My guess is that O'Keeffe's name would get top billing. Her art is internationally known and there's a museum bearing her name in the art mecca of the Southwest, Cuyamungue. Just kidding; I mean Santa Fe.

Kahlo is widely known in Mexico, her native country, is probably familiar to American art collectors and has a following among American women in search of feminist icons. …

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