EXPOSIÇÃO DO MURAL TIRADENTES DE CANDIDO PORTINARI. DESTINADO AO COLEGIO DE CATAGUASES.
Place Published: Rio de Janeiro
Publisher: Museu de Arte Moderna
Date Published: 1949
Condition: (ex-libris stamps in paste-down endpaper of front wrap)
Book Id: 80794
b/w plates, plus fldg. folio, wrps.
Exhibition of the largest work created by Portinari (b. Brazil 1903-1962), a vast tempra painting mural (18 x 13.5 mts) representing the martyrdom and glorification of 18th century dentist Joaquim José da Silva Xavier, known as Tiradentes and the historical episode of the "Inconfidência Mineira" which ultimately culminated in Brazil's independence.