Joao Gomes Realarte
Olhar a arte com olhos de ver. Looking at art with eyes that see.
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Gallery of Details

Collection Life of Christ, Colour pencil on paper, Crayon on paper, Details, Drawing, Fine Art, Graphite pencil on paper, Landscape, Leonardo da Vinci, Mixed techniques cardboar, Mixed techniques on paper, Oil on canvas, Oil on hardboard, Oil on paper, Painting, Portrait, Sacred Art

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Sword of Fire. Detail of Guardian of Paradise, Saint Michael, Archangel

Sword of Fire. Detail of Guardian of Paradise, Saint Michael, Archangel

The Archangel, standing sentry at the entrance to Paradise, holding the sword of fire in the right hand. In the background planets. Among them the Sun and the Earth, Saturn, the Moon and a Star.

 

Mixed techniques on paper. Drawing by Joao Gomes, 2012.

33.85 x 24.02 in

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Vestment. Detail of Guardian of Paradise, Saint Michael, Archangel

Vestment. Detail of Guardian of Paradise, Saint Michael, Archangel

The Archangel, standing sentry at the entrance to Paradise, holding the sword of fire in the right hand. In the background planets. Among them the Sun and the Earth, Saturn, the Moon and a Star.

Mixed techniques on paper. Drawing by Joao Gomes, 2012.

33.85 x 24.02 in

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Head. Detail of Fiery

Head. Detail of Fiery

A trotting maroon horse in profile. In the background bushes and mountains.  

Oil on hardboard. Painting by Joao Gomes, 2016.

23,22 x 32,87 in

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Limbs. Detail of Fiery

Limbs. Detail of Fiery

A trotting maroon horse in profile. In the background bushes and mountains. 

Oil on hardboard. Painting by Joao Gomes, 2016.

23,22 x 32,87 in

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Hands. Detail of Christ Contemplating, Jerusalem

Hands. Detail of Christ Contemplating, Jerusalem

Christ with folded hands and open eyes, beard and long hair, in a white-blue robe. In the background Jerusalem.

Oil on hardboard. Painting by Joao Gomes, 2005.

11.81 x 15.35 in

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Rosette. Detail of Funchal See Cathedral, Madeira

Rosette. Detail of Funchal See Cathedral, Madeira

The façade, main entrance of the cathedral, view from Avenida Arriaga.

Oil on hardboard. Painting by Joao Gomes, 2016.

16.53 x 23.62 in

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Romanesque Arc. Detail of Coiro da Burra Bridge, Estoi, Faro

Romanesque Arc. Detail of Coiro da Burra Bridge, Estoi, Faro

Bridge over the Estoi River, seen from the riverbank with river stones and vegetation. 

Oil on canvas. Painting by Joao Gomes, 2016.

19.68 x 28.74 in

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Head. Detail of Dromedary, Morocco

Head. Detail of Dromedary, Morocco

Dromedary used for tours in the inland part of Morocco.

Oil on paper. Drawing by Joao Gomes, 1992.

11.69 x 16.53 in

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Mouth and Hand. Detail of Jose Saramago

Mouth and Hand. Detail of Jose Saramago

Jose Saramago, writer. Literature Nobel Prize Winner.

Graphite pencil on paper. Drawing by João Gomes, 2016.

16.53 x 11.69 in

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Face. Detail of Water Vendor, Morocco

Face. Detail of Water Vendor, Morocco

Portrait of a water vendor, with his equipment;  brass bowls and a goatskin water bag. In the background,  a wall, vegetation and a minaret. City of Fez.

Mixed techniques on cardboard. Drawing by Joao Gomes, 1992.

16.53 x 11.69 in

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Policeman Holding Child. Detail of Trankats Street, Tetuan, Morocco

Policeman Holding Child. Detail of Trankats Street, Tetuan, Morocco

The street is bustling with life, commerce, and merchandise placed outside, North African city of Tetuan.

Colour pencil on paper. Drawing by Joao Gomes, 1992.

11.69 x 16.53 in

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Head. Detail of Tiger Hunting in the Savannah

Head. Detail of Tiger Hunting in the Savannah

Tiger Hunting in the Savannah. Standing still, up-close, ears turned backward. 

Oil on canvas. Painting by Joao Gomes, 2005.

9.64 x 13.58 in

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Eyes. Detail of Pope Francis

Eyes. Detail of Pope Francis

Half body portrait of the Pope, hand greeting the faithful. 

Oil on paper. Drawing by Joao Gomes, 2016.

11.69 x 16.53 in

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Half Body. Detail of 6. The Dance of Salome

Half Body. Detail of 6. The Dance of Salome

Salome dancing for King Herod without a veil with the intent to seduce and ask for the beheading of John the Baptist. Drawing, part of the collection Life of Christ. 

Crayon on paper.

Authorship Joao Manuel das Candeias Gomes, signed Candeias 1992.

16.53 x 11.41 in

Supplementary information: As the collection is a distinct work the artist opted to sign with his mother´s family name.

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Faces. Detail of 13. Let the Children Come to Me

Faces. Detail of 13. Let the Children Come to Me

Jesus playing with the children, with a flower crown on his head placed by the child he holds.

Drawing, part of the collection Life of Christ.

Crayon on paper. 

Authorship Joao Manuel das Candeias Gomes, signed Joao Gomes 1991.

23.62 x 16.53 in

Supplementary information: In this work, by accident, by habit, the artist signed with his usual signature. Instead of Candelas, as he signed on the rest of the works in this collection, he signed Joao Gomes.

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Cloak. Detail of Drapery Study of a Kneeling Person Facing Left

Cloak. Detail of Drapery Study of a Kneeling Person Facing Left

Reproduction of the drawing by Leonardo da Vinci.

Graphite pencil on paper.

Drawing by Joao Gomes, 2016.

16.53 x 11.69 in

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Head and Hand on the Face. Detail of A Seated Old Man

Head and Hand on the Face. Detail of A Seated Old Man

Reproduction of the drawing by Leonardo da Vinci.

Graphite and colour pencil on paper.

Drawing by Joao Gomes, 2016.

16.53 x 11.69 in

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Gate. Detail of Estoi Palace, Faro

Gate. Detail of Estoi Palace, Faro

Estoi Palace Garden, entrance, half open gate, wrought-iron work, statues in the pond, building of the nativity scene and balustrade.

Oil on hardboard. Painting by Joao Gomes, 2016.

13.38 x 18.50 in

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