Carajá Indian Women

Candido Portinari1960

Projeto Portinari

Projeto Portinari
Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

Composition in black and white. Smooth texture. Figures Carajas Indian spread throughout the support, in pairs, three pairs in the lower area and three in the upper area of ​​the support in a straight line. The pairs are identical, made of two isosceles triangles, one above the other vertex forming head and torso. At the top of the head, two parallel lines and feet, each to one side, forming a on the right angle. Plain background.

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  • Title: Carajá Indian Women
  • Date: 1960
  • Location Created: Rio de Janeiro, Rio de Janeiro, Brasil
  • Physical Dimensions: w145 x h91cm without frame
  • Provenance: João Candido Portinari
  • Rights: João Candido Portinari
  • External Link: Projeto Portinari
  • Theme: social:ethnic groups:Indian, human figure:woman
  • Technique: India ink brush
  • Signature: Unsigned and undated
  • Painter: Candido Portinari
  • Number: FCO 5503
  • Catalogue Raisonné: CR-4694