Here Are Your Favorite Artists As Paper Dolls. Enjoy.

November 26, 2014 1:25 PM

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Here Are Your Favorite Artists As Paper Dolls. Enjoy.

The amazing tribute comes courtesy of Francisco Estebanez, who created an entire book titled Frida Kahlo Paper Dolls. The beautifully illustrated collection of dolls includes 30 outfits, comprised largely of the traditional Mexican garb that became Frida's signature look throughout her life. Bonus: the book comes with a Diego doll and two of his own ensembles. Let the historical reenactments of one of art history's most famous (and controversial) relationships begin!

There's something so beautifully simple about a paper doll. The two-dimensional tradition, based on centuries-old practices in Japan, became popular in the 19th century as an inexpensive toy that doubles as craft. Sold as individual boxed sets or extra features in magazines and comic books, paper do...

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