Wedding in the Country

Candido Portinari1957

Projeto Portinari

Projeto Portinari
Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

Composition in gray, blue, rose, ochre, earthy, white and black. Smooth, slightly thicker in the figures. Composition representing marriage procession and chapel of Brodowski in the background. The group is to the left of the composition, seeing the groom in front on the left. It wears hat, has suggested facial features, wears dark suit and elastic boots; safe with the on the right hand a closed umbrella and is the on the left arm in arm to the right of the bride, who is standing and facing. She wears light-colored dress with veil, has suggested facial features and on the left arm over his chest. To the right of the group, Profile Boy suggestion on the left holding a half-open umbrella upside down. To the left, blue dress girl holding an umbrella. The other people who make up the procession are only suggested, some heads and the other only hat. Background in gray tones, looking to the right chapel of Brodowski.

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  • Title: Wedding in the Country
  • Date: 1957
  • Location Created: Rio de Janeiro, Rio de Janeiro, Brasil
  • Physical Dimensions: w38 x h46.5cm without frame
  • Provenance: João Candido Portinari
  • Rights: João Candido Portinari
  • External Link: Projeto Portinari
  • Theme: Brazilian Culture:country wedding, Nature:landscape:Brodowski, human figure:couple, human figure:group, human figure:man, human figure:woman
  • Technique: oil
  • Signature: Signed and dated at bottom right "PORTINARI 57"
  • Painter: Candido Portinari
  • Number: FCO 2971
  • Inscription: On back of frame, labels "IBRAIM Sued” and "MINI GALLERY”.
  • Catalogue Raisonné: CR-4213