Candido Portinari1942

Projeto Portinari

Projeto Portinari
Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

Composition in black and white. Moose and tangled lines. Gaucho It depicts playing guitar, bounded in the upper area of ​​the support, by rectangle. On the left, man kneeling on the floor playing the guitar; he is in profile to the right, wearing a hat and arms merge with the guitar strokes. At his side, figure outline, with a ball head and marking the suggestion of facial features. Irregular line involves the figures.

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  • Title: Gaúcho
  • Date: 1942
  • Location Created: Rio de Janeiro, Rio de Janeiro, Brasil
  • Physical Dimensions: w10 x h15cm without frame
  • Provenance: João Candido Portinari
  • Rights: João Candido Portinari
  • External Link: Projeto Portinari
  • Theme: Brazilian Culture:musicians:guitar player, Brazilian Culture:popular types:Gaúcho, human figure:figure
  • Technique: lead pencil
  • Signature: Unsigned and undated
  • Painter: Candido Portinari
  • Number: FCO 5776
  • Notes: Work executed in the artist’s own sketchbook.
  • Inscription: Inscription in bottom half "Sul Tocando Violão”
  • Function: Sketch for the panel “Gaúcho” [FCO 4165]. Musicians Series
  • Catalogue Raisonné: CR-1628