Candido Portinari1945

Projeto Portinari

Projeto Portinari
Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

Composition in gray tones, earthy, blue, black, white and green. Smooth texture and some thin and separate strokes that stop support white background. Vase with stylized flowers amid colorful geometric shapes. In the center of the composition, on the basis of earthy tone, white vase with contours and black dots. He is bulging and long neck where they exit five stylized flowers with stems and black edged petals. The flowers are interspersed with geometrical shapes in black, green and earthy. The background is predominantly composed of triangular or rectangular shapes juxtaposed in shades of blue, gray and black, some overlapping the vessel creating transparency effects.

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  • Title: Flowers
  • Date: 1945
  • Location Created: Brodowski, São Paulo, Brasil
  • Physical Dimensions: w45 x h54cm without frame
  • Provenance: João Candido Portinari
  • Rights: João Candido Portinari
  • External Link: Projeto Portinari
  • Theme: Nature:flowers
  • Technique: tempera
  • Signature: Unsigned and undated
  • Painter: Candido Portinari
  • Number: FCO 2804
  • Catalogue Raisonné: CR-2343