Candido Portinari1943

Projeto Portinari

Projeto Portinari
Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

Composition in black and white. Contour lines and fast. Wedding It depicts and a man on a balcony. The bridal couple and the man are facing without defining facial features. In the foreground, on the right, man standing on a balcony, waving with his on the right hand and holding paper on the left. On the left, in the background, newlywed couple. Woman is with wedding dress, veil and holding a bouquet in hand. The man wears a hat and overcoat. Background with quick strokes.

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  • Title: Wedding
  • Date: 1943
  • Location Created: Brodowski, São Paulo, Brasil
  • Physical Dimensions: w17 x h16cm without frame
  • Provenance: João Candido Portinari
  • Rights: João Candido Portinari
  • External Link: Projeto Portinari
  • Theme: human figure:couple, human figure:man
  • Technique: India ink pen
  • Signature: Signed and dated at bottom left "Portinari 943"
  • Painter: Candido Portinari
  • Number: FCO 4530
  • Function: Illustration no. 21 for the book “Memorias posthumas de Braz Cubas,” by Machado de Assis
  • Catalogue Raisonné: CR-1857