Composition in black, white and red tones. Tangled and parallel lines. It depicts three men standing. They are facing without certain physiognomic expressions, wear hat and shirt sleeves and long pants. The man in the middle and the on the right carry red bags. On the left, in the foreground, sacks stacked behind a group of three figures and a wall. Almost in the center of the composition, are the three men and to the right, a clear path, with two trees in the background.


  • Title: Three Men
  • Date: 1955
  • Location Created: Rio de Janeiro, Rio de Janeiro, Brasil
  • Provenance: João Candido Portinari
  • Rights: João Candido Portinari
  • External Link: Projeto Portinari
  • Theme: social:workers, human figure:group:men
  • Technique: lead pencil , crayon, sanguine
  • Signature: Unsigned and undated
  • Painter: Candido Portinari
  • Number: FCO 6155
  • Catalogue Raisonné: CR-5076

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