Piet Mondrian – Self Portrait

Piet Mondrian
Self-Portrait
1918
Oil on canvas 88x77cm
Gemeentemuseum, The Hague

Pieter Cornelis “Piet” Mondriaan, after 1912 Mondrian (March 7, 1872 – February 1, 1944), was a Dutch painter.

He was an important contributor to the De Stijl art movement and group, which was founded by Theo van Doesburg. He evolved a non-representational form which he termed Neo-Plasticism. This consisted of white ground, upon which was painted a grid of vertical and horizontal black lines and the three primary colors

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