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'Saudade' is the Portuguese for"yearning", an overtone of melancholy and brooding loneliness. Saudade was a characteristic of Portuguese and Brazilian folk poetry and has been cultivated by sophisticated writers of later generations.

Saudade I

Mixed Media Painting by Louisa Betteridge
Materials used
mixed media of oil paint and pastel on stretched canvas.
Size
W:90cm x H:120cm x D:4cm

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  • Artist Description
    • Artist Description

      'Saudade' is the Portuguese for"yearning", an overtone of melancholy and brooding loneliness. Saudade was a characteristic of Portuguese and Brazilian folk poetry and has been cultivated by sophisticated writers of later generations.

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