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Cat B226
Other S525, O403, B-
BMI 1000
Title Composition No.1 with Red
Date 1931
Format Oil on canvas
Size (h,w) 82.5 x 54.7 cm
Signed lower centre in red on black line: P M 31
Location Private collection, originally a gift to Charmion von Wiegand
Owners 1941 Charmion von Wiegand (NY), gift of PM; 1971 Harold Diamond (NY); 1971 Fine Arts Mutual, NY; 1983 EV Thaw (NY); 1983 Galerie Beyeler, Basel; 1983 private collection.
It was sold for $2.6M at Christies, New York on 19th November 1998.
Credits The first photograph shows Charmion von Wiegand on the roof of her New York apartment building with her B226, 1943, photographer unknown.
The letter (1931) from Mondrian to Albert van den Briel, shows sketches of what appear to be B226 and B201 (Bois).
Notes B226 also appears in installation shots with B104 and with B228.
US © n/a

B226 Composition No.1 with Red
B226 and Wiegand
Charmion von Wiegand with B226
B226 letter