Candido Portinari1956

Projeto Portinari

Projeto Portinari
Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

Composition in black and white. Straight lines and broken lines. Fortaleza with hill in the background. In the foreground, terrace, seeing the center-three thin plants vertically. In the background, across almost the entire width of the composition, the wall of a fortress with a sentry box on the left and one to the right. In the background, the hill with tower suggested at the summit.

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  • Title: Jerusalem
  • Date: 1956
  • Physical Dimensions: w24 x h19cm without frame
  • Provenance: João Candido Portinari
  • Rights: João Candido Portinari
  • External Link: Projeto Portinari
  • Theme: Nature:landscape:city
  • Technique: fountain pen
  • Signature: Signed at bottom right "Portinari"
  • Painter: Candido Portinari
  • Number: FCO 255
  • Inscription: Dated in inscription at bottom left "Jerusalem J. 56” and in bottom right corner "29”. On reverse, authentication and inscriptions by Maria Portinari "DN 590” and "Nº 737”.
  • Function: Israel Series
  • Catalogue Raisonné: CR-3898