28 - 29 May 2008
Candido Portinari (Brazilian 1903-1962)
signed 'Portinari' (lower right)
graphite on paper
16¾ x 12 5/8 in. (42.5 x 32.2 cm.)
Acquired from the artist.
Private collection, Orvieto, Italy.
By descent to the present owner.
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We are grateful to the Projeto Portinari for their assistance in confirming the authenticity of this work.
Please note the correct title for this work is Canganceiro.
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