Tortilla Art Painting: “Carmen Miranda” Portrait

Tortilla Art Painting: "Carmen Miranda" Portrait by Joe Bravo

Acrylic on Flour Tortilla


Framed: 28" x 28"

Carmen Miranda, was a Portuguese-Brazilian samba singer, dancer, Broadway actress, and film star who was popular from the 1930s to the 1950s.

Nicknamed "The Brazilian Bombshell", Carmen Miranda is noted for her signature fruit hat outfit she wore in her American films, particularly in 1943's The Gang's All Here. By 1945, she was the highest-paid woman in the United States.