The Adolpho Leirner Collection of Brazilian Constructive Art Related ICAA documents: "XXXVIII Exposição Geral de Bellas Artes," 1931 (record ID 782688) Mário de Andrade, "O Salão," 1931 (record ID 784285) Emiliano de Cavalcanti, "Realismo e abstracionismo," 1949 (record ID 1085856) Quirino Campofiorito, "Sob julgamento a pintura abstracionista," 1949 (record ID 1085881) Waldemar Cordeiro, "Ruptura," 1953 (record ID 1085337) Cícero Dias, "Conversa com Cícero Dias: "No abstrato está o futuro da pintura," 1948 (record ID 1111000) León Degand, [Letter] 1948 dec. 21, São Paulo [to] René Drouin, Paris, 1948 (record ID 1110822) Gilberto Freyre, "P que foi o 1º Congresso Afro-brasileiro do Recife," 1937 (record ID 783512) Luís Martins, [Descoberta de rythmos, revelacao de possibilidades novas...], 1937 (record ID 1110456) Mário Pedrosa, "Pernambuco, Cícero Dias e Paris," 1948 (record ID 1110816)


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Artist
Cícero Dias, Brazilian, 1907–2003
Title
Composição
Composition
Date
1954
Medium
Oil on canvas
Dimensions
32 × 21 3/8 in. (81.3 × 54.4 cm)
Credit Line

The Adolpho Leirner Collection of Brazilian Constructive Art, museum purchase funded by the Caroline Wiess Law Foundation

Current Location
Not on view
Accession Number
2005.996
Collection
Adolpho Leirner Collection of Brazilian Constructive Art
Classification
Painting
Provenance

The artist; [Galerie Denise René, Paris]; Adolpho Leirner, São Paulo, 1986; sold to MFAH, 2005.