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Cat B253
Other S253, O418, B-
BMI 0100
Title Composition A with Double Line and Yellow
Date 1935
Format Oil on canvas
Size (h,w) 59x56 cm
Signed lower right in red on white: P M 35
Location Private collection
Owners 1935 James Johnson Sweeney (NY); c.1945 Jon N Streep (NY / Amsterdam); 1951 Sidney Janis Gallery; 1951 John L Senior Jr (NY); 1957 Galerie Beyeler, Basel; 1959 C Frau de Angeli (Milan); 1967 Galerie Beyeler, Basel; 1967 private collection. 
Notes Auctioned on 24th June, 2014 at Christies, London. Est £5-8M, reserve not met (bought in). The provenance quoted was,
"James Johnson Sweeney, New York, by whom acquired directly from the artist in June - July 1935. Jon N. Streep, New York, 1945. Sidney Janis Gallery (no. 5701), New York, 1951. John L. Senior, Jr., New York, by 1951. Galerie Beyeler, Basel, by 1957. C. Frua de Angeli, Milan, by 1959. Galerie Beyeler, Basel, 1967. Acquired by the family of the present owner in 1967."
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B253 Composition A with Double Line and Yellow