Friedensreich Hundertwasser 1928-2000: Catalogue Raisonne (2 Volumes) (Signed)
Artist(s): Friedensreich Hundertwasser
Author(s): Wieland Schmied
Edition: First Edition
Year published: 2002
Total Pages: 1,474
Illustrations: Lavishly illustrated
This colossal two-volume edition records the life’s work of prolific painter, designer, writer, ecologist, and innovator Friedensreich Hundertwasser. Designed and curated by the artist, it adheres to his meticulous cataloguing system and features nearly 1,500 pages and 2,000 images to document his entire oeuvre the way he wanted it, right down to the black-edged pages and coloured velvet cover. Limited to 10,000 copies, with one of five colour etchings, numbered and provided with the Hundertwasser estate stamp and printed on deckle-edged paper.
Condition: Two of the velcro tabs missing to top and bottom of slipcase. Slipcase a little worn with some light patches of mildew discolouration. Covers of both volumes a little worn to edges with some scuffing to spines. Internally clean and bright.