Figure of Young Woman

Candido Portinari1960

Projeto Portinari

Projeto Portinari
Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

Composition in black and white. Contour lines. Composition representing young woman's face, long, wavy hair and combed back, thin eyebrows, almond-shaped eyes, marked nose, thin lips and chin straight, watching you paint on the left. Neck with long lines in the horizontal and early neck "V" defined by hatches.

Show lessRead more
  • Title: Figure of Young Woman
  • Date: 1960
  • Location Created: Rio de Janeiro, Rio de Janeiro, Brasil
  • Physical Dimensions: w31.5 x h39.5cm without frame
  • Provenance: João Candido Portinari
  • Rights: João Candido Portinari
  • External Link: Projeto Portinari
  • Theme: human figure:child:girl, human figure:limbs:head
  • Technique: crayon
  • Signature: Signed and dated at bottom right "Portinari 960"
  • Painter: Candido Portinari
  • Number: FCO 5040
  • Catalogue Raisonné: CR-4760