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Cat B262
BMI 3000
Title Composition (A) en Rouge et Blanc
Date 1936
Format Oil on canvas
Size (h,w) 43.2 x 33 cm
Signed lower right in black on white: P M 36
Location Private collection, Jeffrey Gundlach
Owners consigned to Ben Nicholson (London); 1936 J Leslie and Sadie Martin (Hull / Cambridge); c.1955 JL Mallin (Dallas); ? Mrs Charles H Russell Jr (NY); 1964 Sidney Janis Gallery; 1968 private collection; 2002 auction, Sotheby's, NY, sold for $5.3M.
B262 was stolen as part of a $10M haul from his Santa Monica home in September 2012. The second image shows Mr. Gundlach announcing a $1M reward.
Credits Image from Sotheby's.
Notes B262 provides an illustration of the price inflation of PM's paintings, detailed here.
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B262 Composition (A) en Rouge et Blanc
Jeffrey Gundlach without his B262