Composition in black and white. Contour lines and shading. On the left foot study, suggesting that the figure was sitting or lying on the floor. The leg is diagonally from the right to on the left and front to back. Line above the ankle suggests pants bar, seeing a part of the leg, transparency, only circumvented. The foot is dropped to the right and defined by smooth shaded.


  • Title: Foot
  • Date: 1933
  • Location Created: Brodowski, São Paulo, Brasil
  • Physical Dimensions: w23.7 x h19cm without frame
  • Provenance: João Candido Portinari
  • Rights: João Candido Portinari
  • External Link: Projeto Portinari
  • Theme: human figure:child:boy, human figure:limbs:foot
  • Technique: lead pencil
  • Signature: Unsigned and undated
  • Painter: Candido Portinari
  • Number: FCO 4638
  • Inscription: Inscription in middle of bottom edge "menino e arapuca 50”. In bottem left corner, inscriptions "10” and "5”. At bottom left, inscription "MAC-USP 72.52.36 Menino c/ arapuca”.
  • Function: Study
  • Catalogue Raisonné: CR-339


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