JW 7
VII CHINESISCHE ODER VENEZIANISCHE VASE OHNE BLUMEN MIT VIEL GELB
Chinese or Venetian Vase, without Flowers, with a Lot of Yellow
Vienna, 1939
Coloured pencil with water on paper
150 mm x 200 mm
Painted in Vienna, Obere Donaustraße, 1939

Hundertwasser comment about the work:
Here my love for the "mureni" is already apparent, the ornamental details I later found to be so similar in Klimt's clothes: little colourful self-sufficient cells with a nucleus, of which every organism consists. (from: Hundertwasser 1928-2000, Catalogue Raisonné, Vol. 2, Taschen, Cologne, 2002, p. 72)
+ Literature: Monographs
  • A. C. Fürst, Hundertwasser 1928-2000, Catalogue Raisonné, Cologne, 2002, Vol. II, p. 72
+ Literature: Exhibition catalogues
  • Kestner-Gesellschaft, Hanover, 1964, p. 81
  • Albertina, Vienna, 1974, p. 152