It's My People Who Are Coming...

Candido Portinari1932

Projeto Portinari

Projeto Portinari
Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

Composition unidentified tones. Contour lines and shading. It depicts boys and insects flying in the sky. On the left, four boys standing in a circle. The boy on the left most faces, what is in front is back and the other two are in profile to the right, the far on the right, holding a flag in his hand. Overhead, a dragonfly, a butterfly and below it following the two, several butterflies. On the floor, three flowers planted on the left and on the horizon, two mountains. Clear sky.

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  • Title: It's My People Who Are Coming...
  • Date: 1932
  • Location Created: Rio de Janeiro, Rio de Janeiro, Brasil
  • Provenance: João Candido Portinari
  • Rights: João Candido Portinari
  • External Link: Projeto Portinari
  • Theme: human figure:group:children
  • Technique: medium unidentified
  • Signature: Unsigned and undated
  • Painter: Candido Portinari
  • Number: FCO 4842
  • Function: Illustration no. 3 for the book “No paiz dos quadratins,” by Carlos Lébeis
  • Catalogue Raisonné: CR-328