Piet Mondrian. Victory Boogie Woogie, (1942-44).

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Tremaine Collection / Miller Co. art & design
15 March 2019 | Updated 10 October 2019

Piet Mondrian
Victory boogie woogie, (1942-44)
Oil and scotch tape on canvas
50 x 50 in. (127 x 127 cm)
Acquired 1944 from Valentine Dudensing Gallery
(A01162; D01010-24)


Piet Mondrian’s Victory boogie woogie, (1942-44), has been in the collection of Gemeentemuseum The Hague, The Netherlands since 1998. (Click the link to see a photo of the artwork.)

Also, click to see photos and information about Perle Fine’s copy of Victory Boogie Woogie, interpretation of a completed Victory Boogie Woogie, and analytical charts of the artwork. These works were exhibited in the 1947-52 Painting toward architecture exhibition.

To learn more about Piet Mondrian’s Victory boogie woogie from 1945, click the link(s) to articles and exhibition compilations with documentation below.


Photos by Louise Lawler showing Piet Mondrian’s Victory boogie woogie:

Louise Lawler. Arranged by Tracy Atkinson, Director, and Gregory Hedberg, Chief Curator at the Wadsworth Atheneum, Hartford CT, (1984). (Unique).
Louise Lawler. Arranged by Tracy Atkinson, Director, and Gregory Hedberg, Chief Curator at the Wadsworth Atheneum, Hartford CT, (1984). (Edition of 5 and 1 artist’s proof.)
Louise Lawler. Page, (1984).
Louise Lawler. Circle, mantle, diamond, (1984 / 1999).
Louise Lawler. Diamonds, (1984 / 1989).

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Tremaine Collection artworks and designs in publications (compilation; 1945-present)

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