Composition in black and white. Fast contour lines and shading. Study on the left foot support occupying the entire area. The foot is with the heel resting, watching the soles and toes while the highest is stretched and the four other bent, seeing-inclusive nails.

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  • Title: Foot
  • Date: 1955
  • Location Created: Rio de Janeiro, Rio de Janeiro, Brasil
  • Physical Dimensions: w18 x h28cm without frame
  • Provenance: João Candido Portinari
  • Rights: João Candido Portinari
  • External Link: Projeto Portinari
  • Theme: human figure:limbs:foot
  • Technique: lead pencil
  • Signature: Signed at bottom right "Portinari"
  • Painter: Candido Portinari
  • Number: FCO 1613
  • Inscription: Dated in inscription in bottom left corner "55 Guerra”. On reverse, inscriptions by Maria Portinari "Desenho de autoria de Candido Portinari, autenticado por Maria Victoria Portinari” and "DN 516”.
  • Function: Study for the panel “War” [FCO 3799]
  • Catalogue Raisonné: CR-3585