Portrait of Maria

Candido Portinari1931

Projeto Portinari

Projeto Portinari
Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

Composition in black and white. Contour lines and shading. Head Maria occupying the entire area of ​​support. She faces, with eyes on the bottom on the right. It has spread to the left hair, eyes half closed, delicate nose and mouth and pointed chin. Shading effects in the neck below the chin and the outer area to the right.

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  • Title: Portrait of Maria
  • Date: 1931
  • Location Created: Rio de Janeiro, Rio de Janeiro, Brasil
  • Physical Dimensions: w23 x h23.5cm without frame
  • Provenance: João Candido Portinari
  • Rights: João Candido Portinari
  • External Link: Projeto Portinari
  • Theme: portrait:the artist's family:wife
  • Technique: lead pencil , crayon
  • Signature: Signed and dated at bottom edge "Portinari 931"
  • Painter: Candido Portinari
  • Number: FCO 5689
  • Catalogue Raisonné: CR-215