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.


  • 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

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