Celebrate Mondrian’s birthday with our curator’s picks of colour, geometry and abstraction

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  • Piet Mondrian Composition C (No.III) with Red, Yellow and Blue

    Piet Mondrian
    Composition C (No.III) with Red, Yellow and Blue

    © 2007 Mondrian/Holtzman Trust c/o HCR International, Warrenton, VA

  • Theo van Doesburg, 'Counter-Composition VI' 1925

    Theo van Doesburg
    Counter-Composition VI 1925
    Oil on canvas
    support: 500 x 500 mm frame: 690 x 691 x 80 mm
    Purchased 1982

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  • Richard Hamilton, 'Putting on de Stijl' 1979

    Richard Hamilton
    Putting on de Stijl 1979
    Collotype in 6 colours and screenprint from 6 stencils on Ivorex paper
    image: 300 x 420 mm
    Presented by Klaus Anschel in memory of his wife Gerty 2008 The estate of Richard Hamilton

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  • Ellsworth Kelly, 'Black Square with Blue' 1970

    Ellsworth Kelly
    Black Square with Blue 1970
    Oil on canvas
    displayed: 3048 x 3048 mm
    Purchased with assistance from the Friends of the Tate Gallery 1996 Ellsworth Kelly

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  • Hélio Oiticica, 'B17 Glass Bólide 05 'Homage to Mondrian'' 1965

    Hlio Oiticica
    B17 Glass Blide 05 'Homage to Mondrian' 1965
    Oil on nylon mesh and burlap, glass, paint, pigment, water
    300 x 475 x 600 mm
    Purchased with assistance from the American Fund for the Tate Gallery, Tate Members and the Art Fund 2007 Projeto Hlio Oiticica

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  • Piet Mondrian, No. VI/Composition No. II 1920

    Piet Mondrian, No. VI/Composition No. II 1920

    © 2014 Mondrian/Holtzman Trust c/o HCR International USA

Tate Liverpool curator Eleanor Clayton selects her favourite works by the icon and a few of his artist admirers.

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