|Other||S253, O418, B-|
|Title||Composition A with Double Line and Yellow|
|Format||Oil on canvas|
|Size (h,w)||59x56 cm|
|Signed||lower right in red on white: P M 35|
|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."