Nhá Lóló

Candido Portinari1943

Projeto Portinari

Projeto Portinari
Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

Composition in black and white. Contour lines and tangled. It depicts woman in window. Woman faces, turned slightly to the left, leaning against the window sill, her elbows, with the on the right hand face of the on the right and on the left holding the hair on the left. She has a long face, curly hair with curls at the ends, thin eyebrows, almond-shaped eyes, small nose, mouth closed, pointed chin and long neck. Wears bracelets on both arms and dress had taken that-fall, bypassing the breasts. Basically, curtain open drapery, tapered at the top.

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  • Title: Nhá Lóló
  • Date: 1943
  • Location Created: Brodowski, São Paulo, Brasil
  • Physical Dimensions: w22.5 x h28.7cm without frame
  • Provenance: João Candido Portinari
  • Rights: João Candido Portinari
  • External Link: Projeto Portinari
  • Theme: human figure:limbs:head, human figure:woman
  • Technique: India ink pen
  • Signature: Signed and dated at bottom edge "Portinari 943"
  • Painter: Candido Portinari
  • Number: FCO 4563
  • Inscription: Inscription on reverse of support "Nhá Lóló Cap. XCII”
  • Function: Illustration no. 67 for the book “Memorias posthumas de Braz Cubas,” by Machado de Assis
  • Catalogue Raisonné: CR-1919