Regentag in Siam (Rainy Day in Siam)
Mixed media: two watercolours on paper, primed with chalk and PVA, glued on linen with PVA and wallpaper glue, finished with oil and lacquer on board
Signed, numbered, inscribed and dated, '772 Hundertwasser 1976-77 PACIFIC AFTER TAHITI CHENG MAI, VIENNA' (middle right); signed, titled, numbered, inscribed and dated '772 © Hundertwasser REGENTAG IN SIAM Painted on Regentag in the Pacific Ocean between Tahiti and New Zealand Okt-Nov-76, Chien Mai 30 July 77 Vienna November 77' (on a label affixed to the reverse)
Foster Goldstrom Collection, San FranciscoPrivate Collection, Washington (acquired from the previous in 1979); Harcourts Gallery, San Francisco (acquired from the previous in 1985); Private Collection, Germany; Anon sale, Im Kinsky Vienna, 15 April 2008, lot 376; Acquired at the previous sale by the present owner
Exhibition History :
Brussels, Palais des Beaux-Arts, Austria Presents Hundertwasser to The Continents, 1978-1981. This exhibition later travelled to Budapest, Mucsarnok hosok tere; New York, Aberbach Fine Art; Hamburg, Galerie Brockstedt; Tokyo, Tokyo Gallery; Oslo, Hammerlunds Kunsthandel and Vienna, Galerie Wurthle.