Composition in blue and white. Contour lines and dashed. Dante's tomb occupying the center of the stand area. The tomb is a one-storey construction with facade finished off by a triangular pediment and circular vault. The center rectangular door with semicircular area on top. The tomb seems to have on the left a garden of leafy trees, surrounded grid.


  • Title: Dante's Tomb
  • Date: 1956-06
  • Physical Dimensions: w10 x h15.5cm without frame
  • Provenance: João Candido Portinari
  • Rights: João Candido Portinari
  • External Link: Projeto Portinari
  • Theme: Nature:landscape:group of houses
  • Technique: fountain pen
  • Signature: Signed and dated in bottom half "Portinari Ravena, junho 1956"
  • Painter: Candido Portinari
  • Number: FCO 670
  • Inscription: Inscription in bottom half "Tumulo de Dante”. On reverse, authentication and inscription by Maria Portinari "DN 429”.
  • Catalogue Raisonné: CR-3890

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