Composition in black and white. Fast contour lines and strong lines. Composition representing girl half-bust occupying almost the entire area of ​​the support against a plain background. The girl is with the body slightly back to the left and with his face almost in front. It has a ribbon bow at the top of the forehead and curly hair, drooping shoulders; eyebrows, eyes, nose and lips marked; Wide neck and top suggestion neck "V".


  • Title: Girl
  • Date: 1948
  • Location Created: Rio de Janeiro, Rio de Janeiro, Brasil
  • Physical Dimensions: w10.5 x h15.5cm without frame
  • Provenance: João Candido Portinari
  • Rights: João Candido Portinari
  • External Link: Projeto Portinari
  • Theme: human figure:child:girl, human figure:limbs:head
  • Technique: lead pencil
  • Signature: Signed and dated at bottom right "Portinari 1948"
  • Painter: Candido Portinari
  • Number: FCO 4472
  • Catalogue Raisonné: CR-2731

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