Piet Mondriaan

Aurora, na 1900
Sotheby's (Amsterdam) 2000-12-06, nr. 225
Object information
Object category
ceiling painting
Physical connection
Reference in ‘composite artworks’: artworks that are/were connected, such as alterpieces, decorative pieces incorporated in panelling, and works of art that were intended to be displayed together, such as pendants and series.
According to Gorter and Bax 2006, this ceiling painting was located in the front room of Bety Repelius' house (Vondelstraat 29 in Amsterdam). Mondrian also created another ceiling painting for Repelius (see 281672).
canvas, oil paint
round 400 x 700 cm
Information about the signature, dating, inscription or any other mark on the front or back of the art work
Current attribution
Piet Mondriaan
Bron: Joop M. Joosten (2000)
authenticated by Robert P. Welsh and Joop M. Joosten based on the photographs (auction catalogue 2000); not included in Welsh/Joosten 1998
Exact or approximate dating of the described art work; the search parameters adopted for this art work in this database, are found in brackets.
after 1900 (1900 - 1911)
after 1900 based on Mondrian's signature (Gorter and Bax 2006)
Artistically related
Artistically related to other work
Such as a preparatory studie, comparable composition, other version, or copy of the artwork in this record.
Exhibitions and literature
Visual documentation
Creation date: 2018-05-15; Last modified date: 2021-12-16


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