Composition in yellow tones, rose, green, ochre, earthy, black, white and gray. Smooth and rough texture on the figure's face. Composition representing half-bust figure with hat, occupying almost the entire area of ​​the support against the background in greenish-yellow shades. In the figure is from the front, using Straw Hat, has oval face, eyes indicated situated in shadow area caused by hat - rounded nose, lips closed, long, thin neck. The complexion of the figure is represented in shades rose, being lighter faces and darker neck. The figure wears a kind of checkered shirt, indicated by quick strokes of earthy tones, yellow and gray. The fund consists of geometrical spots in yellow, greenish tones, orange - sectioned into triangular areas that have vertices above the figure's head, and that overlap and alternate.


  • Title: Man with Hat
  • Date: 1961
  • Location Created: Rio de Janeiro, Rio de Janeiro, Brasil
  • Physical Dimensions: w29 x h39cm without frame
  • Provenance: João Candido Portinari
  • Rights: João Candido Portinari
  • External Link: Projeto Portinari
  • Theme: human figure:man
  • Technique: tempera
  • Signature: Signed and dated at bottom left "PORTINARI 61"
  • Painter: Candido Portinari
  • Number: FCO 3077
  • Inscription: On reverse, stamp "Ministério da Educação e Saúde [illegible] Museu Nacional de Belas Artes [illegible signature]”.. On reverse, label "BARCINSKI GAM/253 PORTINARI CABEÇA 37 1961”.
  • Catalogue Raisonné: CR-4818

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