FCO-105

Man Bending OverStudy

c.1938

code

FCO-105

CR Number

808

dimensions

49 x 58 cm

Art Form

Drawing

Art Medium

charcoal

Artwork Surface

paper
Mentions
Is Part Of

EMPTY LABEL

Title
Man Bending Over
Description
Composition in black and white. Lines defining outlines, shading defining volume. In the center area of ​​the composition, a man figure against white background, profile to the right, his torso bent over, setting almost a ninety degree angle with the rest of the body. The figure is vigorous and muscles are ripped. The head is in the horizontal line of the composition, hair hanging forward, naked torso, pants rolled up to just below the knees, legs spread, bare feet, arms down, as if to pick up something from the floor; only the right arm is visible. Light falling from from left side of the composition, lighting up the back.
Themes
Related Event 6
Related Document 13
Artwork Function
StudyArtworkFunctionType
Artwork Function Description
Study for the mural painting “Cotton” [FCO 1753]
Art Form
DrawingArtFormType
Art Medium
charcoalArtMediumType
Artwork Surface
paperArtworkSurfaceType
DN Number
679
Collection
Height
58
Width
49
Dimension Notes
precisão: aproximadas
Annotation
Signed at bottom right "Portinari". Undated
Annotation Family
On reverse, authentication and inscription by Maria Portinari "DN 679”.

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