Composition in black, white and blue tones. Sketch lines. In the center of the composition, sketch of a woman, suggesting be dancing. On the right, another figure outline. Background with loose lines.


  • Title: Woman
  • Date: 1941
  • Location Created: Rio de Janeiro, Rio de Janeiro, Brasil
  • Physical Dimensions: w13 x h7.5cm without frame
  • Provenance: João Candido Portinari
  • Rights: João Candido Portinari
  • External Link: Projeto Portinari
  • Theme: human figure:woman
  • Technique: colored pencil
  • Signature: Unsigned and undated
  • Painter: Candido Portinari
  • Number: FCO 713
  • Inscription: On reverse, authentication and inscriptions by Maria Portinari "DN 84” and "Nº 703”.
  • Function: Sketch for a tile panel for the façade of the Palácio Gustavo Capanema, Rio de Janeiro, RJ; not executed
  • Catalogue Raisonné: CR-1441

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