Composition in blue, gray, white, ochre, black and earthy tones. Smooth, thick and marked strokes. Portrait of the bust of a boy, facing forward, slightly turned to the right, against blue background. The pictured has square face, dark hair, broad forehead, straight eyebrows, big dark eyes, face down and right, revealing a sad expression. He has a snub nose, lips well marked and closed, closed and rounded chin. He wears a white shirt with straight neckline. The right shoulder is partially visible, and is even possible to see the sewing seam of the sleeve and the left is cut by the edge of the support. .


  • Title: Portrait of Eduardo Eiras Machado
  • 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: 1961
  • Location Created: Rio de Janeiro, Rio de Janeiro, Brasil
  • Physical Dimensions: w27 x h35cm without frame
  • Provenance: João Candido Portinari
  • Rights: João Candido Portinari
  • External Link: Projeto Portinari
  • Theme: portrait:child:boy, human figure:child:boy
  • Technique: oil
  • Signature: Signed and dated in bottom right corner "PORTINARI 61"
  • Painter: Candido Portinari
  • Number: FCO 1024
  • Catalogue Raisonné: CR-4849

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