FCO-1555

Black Man with ShovelStudy

1934

code

FCO-1555

CR Number

448

dimensions

26 x 40.3 cm

Art Form

Drawing

Art Medium

India ink penIndia ink brush

Artwork Surface

paper
Mentions

EMPTY LABEL

Title
Black Man with Shovel
Description
Composition in black and white. Lines defining contours, shading setting volumes, small curved lines and scrapes. Plowman standing at rest position, with the spade hand, occupying almost the entire area of ​​the support. The man is black and strong, faces his face almost in profile to the left. Have distinctive head shape of the black race, black kinky hair, coarse facial features poorly defined, thick neck. He has stretched his on the right arm forward, the cord holding a hoe which is supported on the floor and the on the left arm lying along the body. It wears short-sleeved shirt and long pants rolled up. At the bottom, on the right, cut tree trunk and the upper half on the left, black spot. The design is all shaved in the vertical and horizontal direction.
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Artwork Function
StudyArtworkFunctionType
Artwork Function Description
Study for the painting “Coffee Farm Worker” [FCO 2744]
Art Form
DrawingArtFormType
Art Medium
India ink penArtMediumType
India ink brushArtMediumType
Artwork Surface
paperArtworkSurfaceType
Height
40.3
Width
26
Dimension Notes
precisão: aproximadas
Annotation
Signed and dated at bottom right "PORTINARI 934"
Annotation Author
Dedication at bottom left edge "PARA O MARIO PEDROSA COM UM ABRAÇO do Portinari Junho 1935”

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