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Friedensreich Hundertwasser

Les Deux Têtes (Die Zwei Köpfe Arabischer Geograph mit Ableger)

Artist's Resale Right

Estimate:

100,000 - 150,000 EUR

Friedensreich Hundertwasser

Friedensreich Hundertwasser

Les Deux Têtes (Die Zwei Köpfe Arabischer Geograph mit Ableger)

Les Deux Têtes (Die Zwei Köpfe Arabischer Geograph mit Ableger)

Estimate:

100,000 - 150,000 EUR

Lot sold:

327,100

EUR

Friedensreich Hundertwasser

1928 - 2000

Les Deux Têtes (Die Zwei Köpfe Arabischer Geograph mit Ableger)


signed and dated 1953

oil on Masonite, primed with chalk, zinc white and fish glue

59 x 67,5 cm ; 23¼x 26 9/16 in.

Executed in 1953.

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Friedensreich Hundertwasser

1928 - 2000

Les Deux Têtes (Die Zwei Köpfe Arabischer Geograph mit Ableger)


signé et daté 53

huile sur isorel préparée à la craie zinc blanc et colle

59 x 67,5 cm ; 23¼x 26 9/16 in.

Exécuté en 1953.

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Please note the following amendments to the printed catalogue Please note the condition report for this work has been updated. Veuillez noter que le rapport de condition pour cette oeuvre a été mis à jour.
Kunstauktionshaus Schloss Ahlden, 12 May 1990, Lot 66
Private Collection, Germany ( acquired from the baove sale by the present owner)
Werner Hofmann, Hundertwasser, Salzburg, 1965, pl. 11, illustrated in colour
Wieland Schmied, Hundertwasser, Salzburg, 1974, pl. 37 , p. 312, illustrated in colour
Wieland Schmied, Hundertwasser 1928-2000, Catalogue Raisonné, Cologne, 2000, Vol. I, p. 55, illustrated in colour
Andrea Christa Fürst, Hundertwasser 1928-2000, Catalogue Raisonné, Cologne, 2002, Vol. II, pp. 255/256, illustrated in colour
Friedensreich Hundertwasser and Pierre Restany, Hundertwasser, New York, 2008, p. 59, illustrated in colour


Studio Paul Facchetti, Paris, 1954
American Students Club, Paris, One Day Show, 1954
Adebar Gallery, Vienna, 1954
Künstlerhaus, Salzburg, 1954
Galleria del Naviglio, Milan, 1955
Hanover, Kestner-Gesellschaft; Bern, Kunsthalle Bern; Hagen, Karl-Ernst-Osthaus-Museum; Amsterdam, Stedelijk Museum; Stockholm, Moderna Museet; Vienna, Museum des 20. Jahrhunderts; Hundertwasser, 25 March - 3 May 1964, catalogue, pp.124,178; illustrated in colours