Two vertical lines and two horizontal lines cover the canvas from edge to edge to describe a cruciform shape and create unequal rectangles or panes.
Composition B (no II) with Red by Piet Mondrian, 1935
© Mondrian/Holtzman Trust, c/o Beeldrecht, Amsterdam, Holland/DACS 2003
- Oil on canvas
- 118.2 x 101 cm
- Art Fund grant:
- £150,000 ( Total: £1,551,707; Tax remission)
- Acquired in:
- Estate of Nicolete Gray (through Christie's)
The top left hand pane is painted red.
Bought by Helen Sutherland in 1936; inherited by Nicolete Gray in 1965.