Composition in black and white. Contour lines. Woman presented standing, occupying almost the entire support height. The figure is standing in profile to the left, to the right leg ahead to the left, the head tilted down and appears to be bare. Plain background.

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  • Title: Olga
  • Date: 1936
  • Location Created: Rio de Janeiro, Rio de Janeiro, Brasil
  • Physical Dimensions: w36.5 x h56cm without frame
  • Provenance: João Candido Portinari
  • Rights: João Candido Portinari
  • External Link: Projeto Portinari
  • Theme: human figure:woman
  • Technique: charcoal
  • Signature: Signed and dated at bottom right "Portinari 936"
  • Painter: Candido Portinari
  • Number: FCO 5537
  • Function: Study, not used, for the mural painting “Singing School” [FCO 1761]. The model for this work was Olga Portinari Leão, sister of the artist.
  • Catalogue Raisonné: CR-648