FRIEDENSREICH HUNDERTWASSER 1928-2000
Wien 1928 – 2000 Pacific Ocean (Austrian)
Title: The Expulsion | L’expulsion, 1967
Technique: Original Hand Signed and Numbered Lithograph in Colours on Arches Wove Paper
Paper size: 71.5 x 90 cm. / 28.2 x 35.4 in.
Additional information: This lithograph is hand signed by the artist “Hundertwasser” at the centre of the lower margin.
It is also numbered in black ink from the edition of 154, at the centre of the lower left margin. It is also inscribed with the date and location of publishing “Genève 1967” in black ink next to the signature. The artist’s monogram red Japanese ink stamps are also present.
It was printed by Fernand Mourlot, Paris in a limited edition of 154 signed and numbered impressions. It was published by Galerie Krugier and Moos, Geneva in 1967.
There was also an unsigned and unnumbered edition of 700 lithographs produced as a poster announcing the exhibition at Galerie Krugier and Moos, Geneva. 50 of these did not contain the text of the exhibition.
Literature: Koschatzky, W. (1996). Friedensreich Hundertwasser Catalogue Raisonné. Zurich: Orell Fussli Edition.
Reference: Koschatzky 28 (HWG 28)
Condition: Very good condition. Staining across the sheet. Creasing along the upper and right sheet edges. Adhesive staining along the extreme sheet edges. Remnants of adhesive hinging verso, with associated discolouration visible recto.