Frida Kahlo The Love Embrace of the Universe the EarthMexico Myself Deigo and Senor Xolotl 1949 "Frida Kahlo frequently adopted a maternal role towards her husband and emphasized that women in general and "amongst them-I-always want most of all to hold him in their arms like a new-born baby." The picture contains many elements derived from ancient Mexican mythology: day and night sun and moon the earth goddess Cihuacoatl. the Itzcuintli dog Senor Xolotl a being in the form of a dog who guards the underworld." Credit: Andrea Kettenmann. Frida Kahlo. Koln: Benedikt Taschen 1993.