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  • Horácio Soares Neto
    born 1941
    born: Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
  • untitled, 2000
  • Baren Exchange Portfolio #7: The Comedy of Life
  • Where object was made: Brazil
  • woodcut
  • Gift of BarenForum.org
  • Not on display
  • 2001.0089.24
Description

Abstracted portrait of a man. The man is shown from the neck up, his face turned slightly to the right. He has a black beard and moustache that points up on the ends. He has pointed black eyebrows and black hair. There are stitches across a cut in his forehead and one between the cheek and ear on the left. He has a needle stuck in the top of his index finger in the bottom right corner. There is string in the top right corner and at lower left.