Composition in black and white. Contour lines and dotted recorded. Kite perched on branch against a plain background. The bird is in the center of the support, 3/4 toward the on the right with the profile head to the left, resting on thick branch placed horizontally. It nozzle represented by dotted penalties for small curved lines, and the tail by parallel diagonal hatching. Risks in graffiti over the parrot figure.


  • Title: Parrot
  • Creator Lifespan: 1903-12-29 - 1962-12-06
  • Creator Nationality: Brazilian
  • Creator Gender: Male
  • Creator Death Place: Rio de Janeiro, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
  • Creator Birth Place: Brodowski, São Paulo, Brazil
  • Date: 1942
  • Location Created: Rio de Janeiro, Rio de Janeiro, Brasil
  • Physical Dimensions: w19.5 x h24.5cm without frame
  • Provenance: João Candido Portinari
  • Rights: João Candido Portinari
  • External Link: Projeto Portinari
  • Theme: Nature:Animals:parrot
  • Technique: gouache , dry point
  • Painter: Candido Portinari
  • Number: FCO 2093
  • Catalogue Raisonné: CR-1690

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