- Identification and Creation
- Object Number
Piet Mondrian, Dutch (Amersfoort, The Netherlands 1872 - 1944 New York, N.Y.)
- Vase with Dahlias
- Work Type
- before 1919
- Physical Descriptions
- Black chalk on off-white wove paper
- 36.8 x 34 cm (14 1/2 x 13 3/8 in.)
Corner was repaired: without corner 34 cm, with corner attached 34.5 cm.
- Inscriptions and Marks
- Signed: L.l., black chalk: Piet Mondriaan
- inscription: L.l. corner, graphite: Given to me in his studio in Holland 1918
- Gift of the artist to Mrs. J. Rudolf Katz, Manchester, New Hampshire, 1918. [Swetzoff Gallery, Boston, 1957], sold; to Fogg Art Museum, 1957.
- Acquisition and Rights
- Credit Line
- Harvard Art Museums/Fogg Museum, Friends of the Fogg Art Museum Fund
- © Mondrian/Holtzman Trust
- Accession Year
- Object Number
- Modern and Contemporary Art
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- Publication History
Four Centuries of Still Life, exh. cat., Allentown Art Museum (Allentown, PA, 1959), fig. 64, no. 69
Agnes Mongan, Mondrian's Flowers, Miscellanea, I.Q. van Regteren Altena (Amsterdam, 1969), 16-V-1969, p. 397, fig. 10
Nathan Goldstein, A Guide to 100 American and European Drawings: A Portfolio, Prentice-Hall (Englewood Cliffs, NJ, 1982), pl. 62
Joop M. Joosten and Robert Welsh, Piet Mondrian: Catalogue Raisonné, Harry N. Abrams, Inc. (New York, 1998), no. C105, p. 491, repr.
- Exhibition History
Flowers in February, a Check List of the Exhibition Held February 19-March 9, 1962, Smith College Museum of Art, Northampton
Introduction to Harvard University, Isetan Department Store, Tokyo, 04/01/1974 - 04/30/1974
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