Composition in black and white. Contour lines. 3/4 gal bust turned to the left and front face occupying almost the entire support area against white background. The figure has long face, hair with bangs and attached to the right, straight eyebrows, almond-shaped eyes facing forward, delicate nose, and full lips closed, square chin and long neck. Sees the start of the clothes having neck "U" sold for zigzag.


  • Title: Young Woman
  • Date: 1960
  • Location Created: Rio de Janeiro, Rio de Janeiro, Brasil
  • Physical Dimensions: w22 x h28cm without frame
  • Provenance: João Candido Portinari
  • Rights: João Candido Portinari
  • External Link: Projeto Portinari
  • Theme: human figure:limbs:head, human figure:woman
  • Technique: fountain pen
  • Signature: Signed and dated at bottom right "Portinari 960"
  • Painter: Candido Portinari
  • Number: FCO 1871
  • Inscription: Dedication in bottom left corner "Para Ana com os votos de feliz Natal do tio Candinho”
  • Catalogue Raisonné: CR-4793

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