|Title||Composition (A) en Rouge et Blanc|
|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.|