Composition ashore and white. Quickly dashed and few contour lines. man's head at the center of support, against plain background. The figure is from the front, without representation of hair on her head - just two fallen dashed curls on the forehead and eyebrows and well-marked eyes, sharp nose, thick lips closed and con the left in his chin. The on the right side of his face has no boundary line and is filled with dashed parallel diagonally.


  • Title: Portrait of Fred
  • Date: 1956-02-14
  • Location Created: Petrópolis, Rio de Janeiro, Brasil
  • Physical Dimensions: w16.5 x h17.5cm without frame
  • Provenance: João Candido Portinari
  • Rights: João Candido Portinari
  • External Link: Projeto Portinari
  • Theme: portrait:man
  • Technique: fountain pen
  • Painter: Candido Portinari
  • Number: FCO 2283
  • Inscription: Signed and dated in dedication at bottom right "Para o Carlos Frederico com o abraço do Portinari Petropolis 14 Fev. 1956”
  • Catalogue Raisonné: CR-3735

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