Composition in white tones, earthy, gray, green, ochre, blue, black and red. Thick texture, brushwork marked in white tone mixed with colored pigments. Portrait of man half-body slightly turned to the left, against stained colored background in various shades. The pictured is elongated and angular face, dark hair combed back, broad forehead with strong entries, suggested eyebrows and eyes turned to the left, hooked nose, thin and closed lips, dark mustache, square chin and long neck. wears suit in earthy tone, blue tie and white shirt.


  • Title: Portrait of Francisco Inácio Peixoto
  • Date: 1945
  • Location Created: Rio de Janeiro, Rio de Janeiro, Brasil
  • Physical Dimensions: w60 x h73.5cm without frame
  • Provenance: João Candido Portinari
  • Rights: João Candido Portinari
  • External Link: Projeto Portinari
  • Theme: portrait:man
  • Technique: oil
  • Signature: Signed and dated in bottom right corner "PORTINARI 945"
  • Painter: Candido Portinari
  • Number: FCO 2547
  • Catalogue Raisonné: CR-2435

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