Composition ashore and white. Contour lines. man's head on the right, occupying the entire height of the support. The figure is from the front, slightly turned to the left. It has large eyes, nose and mouth slightly defined. To the right of the face, a tangle of intersecting straight lines. Neck long shirt collar suggested. Plain background.


  • Title: Head of Man
  • Date: 1955
  • Provenance: João Candido Portinari
  • Rights: João Candido Portinari
  • External Link: Projeto Portinari
  • Technique: fountain pen
  • Signature: Signed in middle of bottom half "Portinari". Undated
  • Painter: Candido Portinari
  • Number: FCO 6170
  • Catalogue Raisonné: CR-5081

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