Candido Portinari1931

Projeto Portinari

Projeto Portinari
Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

Composition in green tones, gray, earthy and gold. Smooth texture. Magnolia representation surrounded by leaves in the center of the area of ​​the composition against gray background. The flower has petals ochre-gray tone with greenish shadings; It appears to be thick and dark B on stem and leaves are elongated contoured by varying textures and tones, with sharp ribs. Background with gray and slightly golden nuances.

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  • Title: Magnolia
  • Date: 1931
  • Location Created: Rio de Janeiro, Rio de Janeiro, Brasil
  • Physical Dimensions: w20 x h21.5cm without frame
  • Provenance: João Candido Portinari
  • Rights: João Candido Portinari
  • External Link: Projeto Portinari
  • Theme: Nature:flowers
  • Technique: oil
  • Painter: Candido Portinari
  • Number: FCO 3783
  • Inscription: On back of frame, handwritten label "C.A. 48F”.. Signed in dedication at bottom left "PARA A SRA. EMBAIXATRIZ ALFONSO REYES COM MUITA AMIZADE DE MARIA E PORTINARI”. Undated
  • Catalogue Raisonné: CR-236