Look at this link for an introduction to Mondrian’s Chrysanthemum and some of his artistic influences:
Here is a link for the video summary of his life and work as well as some more art historical information,
Search with the following words for some more insights into his Chrysanthemum drawings:
(mondrian master drawings smith college museum of art)
and scroll to the bottom of page 236 for a quote from Mondrian about his intentions, followed by another image of a Chrysanthemum on page 237.
In your sketchbook, note what is interesting about this artist, his artistic development, the Chysanthemun drawings, and his use of media and line to create form and space. Next, in your sketchbook, copy a portion of one of his drawings.