Swatch Composition in Oval with Color Planes 1 by Piet Mondrian, the Watch GZ350 with quartz movement and silicon strap.
COMPOSITION IN OVAL WITH COLOR PLANES 1 BY PIET MONDRIAN, THE WATCH (GZ350) is based on a very characteristic painting of Piet Mondrian with beautiful pastel colors. The deep submergion in geometric abstraction that his Composition in Oval with Color Planes 1 is demonstrates the heritage of the Dutch painter and sets him appart as the inspiration of many artists that followed.
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At the beginning of the 20th century, Dutch painter Piet Mondrian (1872 - 1944) pioneered a groundbreaking style of geometric abstraction. Seeking to develop a universal language, he based his radically simplified compositions on the grid and the primary colors.
Piet Mondrian(Dutch, 1872 - 1944). Composition in Oval with Color Planes 1. 1914. Oil on canvas. The Museum of Modern Art, New York.