Candido Portinari1941

Projeto Portinari

Projeto Portinari
Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

Composition in tones blue, red, white and black. Contour lines and color shading. Composition representing a village on an island, with a hint of boats around. The island occupies the central area of ​​the composition, which appear several houses and several palm trees, mostly located on island background. In the water, on the right, a boat with passengers indicated, three small boats moored on the island and suggested four rafts, two on the bottom on the left and the other two on the bottom on the right.

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  • Title: Island
  • Date: 1941
  • Provenance: João Candido Portinari
  • Rights: João Candido Portinari
  • External Link: Projeto Portinari
  • Theme: Nature:landscape:river view, Nature:landscape:Indian village
  • Technique: colored pencil
  • Signature: Unsigned and undated
  • Painter: Candido Portinari
  • Number: FCO 3886
  • Catalogue Raisonné: CR-5057