Composition with Blue and Yellow

Piet Mondrian, Dutch, 1872 - 1944

Date:
1932

Medium:
Oil on canvas

Dimensions:
16 3/8 x 13 1/8 inches (41.6 x 33.3 cm)

Curatorial Department:
Modern and Contemporary Art

Object Location:

* Gallery 188, Modern and Contemporary Art, first floor (Brodsky Gallery)

Accession Number:
1952-61-88

Credit Line:
A. E. Gallatin Collection, 1952

Social Tags [?]

conceptualism [x]   primary colors [x]   purity [x]   utopian [x]  


[Add Your Own Tags]

Provenance

A. E. Gallatin, New York, purchased from the artist, 1933 [1]; bequest to PMA, 1952. 1. See letter from Mondrian to Gallatin, dated June 1, 1933: "[...] Je viens de reçevoir votre chèque dont je vous remercie beaucoup. [...] Demain le cadre du tableau sera ici et je vous l'apporterai" (Gallatin Papers, New-York Historical Society, microfilm; see also letter of June 5, 1993, to Carola Giedion-Welcker, quoted in Joop Joosten, Piet Mondrian: Catalogue Raisonné, 1998, v. 2, p. 365).


* Works in the collection are moved off view for many different reasons. Although gallery locations on the website are updated regularly, there is no guarantee that this object will be on display on the day of your visit.