Brodowski Square

Candido Portinari1958

Projeto Portinari

Projeto Portinari

Composition in black and white. And some parallel dashed contour lines. It depicts a turkey, a rooster, a donkey and a goat, is seeing the boy's suggestion background, some figures and Saint Anthony's chapel. In the foreground on the left a profile turkey to the right with open tail and head forward and to the right, a profile rooster on the left. A little further back, a donkey in front and on the right profile goat grazing to the left. In the background, child Suggested 3/4 toward the on the right running with his arms up. Deeper, to a lesser extent, the suggestion of three figures, in the same attitude. On the left, Saint Anthony chapel. The scene takes place on flat ground looking up online faint horizon and sky in gray tone. The whole composition is dashed and very dark there mainly black and gray contrasts.

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  • Title: Brodowski Square
  • Date: 1958
  • Location Created: Rio de Janeiro, Rio de Janeiro, Brasil
  • Physical Dimensions: w13 x h31cm without frame
  • Provenance: João Candido Portinari
  • Rights: João Candido Portinari
  • External Link: Projeto Portinari
  • Theme: Nature:Animals:rooste, Nature:Animals:turkey, Nature:Animals:goat, Nature:Animals:horse, Nature:landscape:Brodowski
  • Technique: lead pencil
  • Signature: Unsigned and undated
  • Painter: Candido Portinari
  • Number: FCO 1992
  • Catalogue Raisonné: CR-4308