Woman with Kid

Candido Portinari1956

Projeto Portinari

Projeto Portinari
Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

Composition in black and white. Rapid lines, overlapping and deleted lines. Composition representing figure, probably a woman with lamb on his shoulders, occupying almost the entire height of the composition and lying kid. The figure is in the center of the composition, standing, with the body of front and profile head to the right, wearing a hat, has suggested facial features, arms raised holding with his on the right hand the feet of the kid who carries on his shoulders and with his on the left hand, the animal's neck. It wears a sort of dress and pants tied at the ankles; She has her legs spread and bare feet. A horizontal line passes through the composition; above this line, on the right, kid study, lying with his head to the left.

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  • Title: Woman with Kid
  • Date: 1956
  • Location Created: Brodowski, São Paulo, Brasil
  • Physical Dimensions: w14.5 x h17cm without frame
  • Provenance: João Candido Portinari
  • Rights: João Candido Portinari
  • External Link: Projeto Portinari
  • Theme: Nature:Animals:kid, human figure:woman
  • Technique: lead pencil
  • Signature: Unsigned and undated
  • Painter: Candido Portinari
  • Number: FCO 2051
  • Catalogue Raisonné: CR-4049