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Cat B228
Other S(657), O404, B-
BMI 0110
Title Composition No. II with Yellow and Blue
Date 1931
Format Oil on canvas
Size (h,w) 52 x 52 cm
Signed lower centre in white on black line: P M 31
Location Private collection, following sale for $3M on 14th November 1990 auction at Christie's, New York. The Pompidou catalogue states that it is now owned by the Coleccion Patricia Phelps de Cisneros .
Owners 1932 Christian Zervos (Paris), gift of PM; c.1958 Mary Callery (Paris); c.1968 Galerie Tarica, Paris; 1969 Harold Diamond (NY); 1969 Galerie Beyeler,Basel; 1970 Paul Mellon (Washington DC); 1990 auction, Christie's NY; 1990 private collection; currently Coleccion Patricia Phelps de Cisneros.
Credits Image from the 2011 Pompidou catalogue. The installation photograph from CR shows B226 and B228 at the L'Association 1940 exhibition, Paris, January 1932. I believe the three on the left are by Gorin. Photographer unknown.
Notes There is a remarkable similarity between B215 and B228.
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B228 Composition No. II with Yellow and Blue
B228 installation
L'Association 1940 exhibition, Paris, January 1932
B215 and B228
B215 and B228