Composition in black tones, white, red, blue and ochre. Contour lines and dashed. Ox, standing in the center of the area of ​​the composition. The animal is facing three quarters to the left and has a star in the middle of the forehead and curved horns inside. Your body is represented by the dashed parallel accentuating volume. Straight lines diagonally cut the composition marking vanishing points.

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  • Title: Ox
  • Date: 1955
  • Location Created: Rio de Janeiro, Rio de Janeiro, Brasil
  • Physical Dimensions: w21 x h29.5cm without frame
  • Provenance: João Candido Portinari
  • Rights: João Candido Portinari
  • External Link: Projeto Portinari
  • Theme: Nature:Animals:ox
  • Technique: lead pencil , crayon, color crayon, sanguine
  • Signature: Stamped signature in bottom right corner "Portinari*". Undated
  • Painter: Candido Portinari
  • Number: FCO 649
  • Inscription: On reverse, authentication and inscriptions by Maria Portinari "DN 629” and "Nº 810”.
  • Catalogue Raisonné: CR-3447