Composition in blue and white. Quick, nervous lines. Manscape of hills with suggested graves. In the background, on the right, two trees. The composition is all by dashed lines and intersecting the sky is represented by the vertical lines.


  • Title: Etruscan Tombs
  • Date: 1956
  • Physical Dimensions: w26 x h16cm without frame
  • Provenance: João Candido Portinari
  • Rights: João Candido Portinari
  • External Link: Projeto Portinari
  • Theme: Nature:landscape:group of houses
  • Technique: fountain pen
  • Signature: Unsigned and undated
  • Painter: Candido Portinari
  • Number: FCO 667
  • Notes: Support affixed to cardboard.
  • Inscription: Inscriptions, at bottom right, "Roma” and "Tumulos Etruscos”. On reverse, authentication and inscriptions by Maria Portinari "DN 286” and "Nº 920”.
  • Catalogue Raisonné: CR-3892

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