Hundertwasser's comment on the work

I was happy whenever I saw stripes. When I saw stripes, I drew them. (from: Cat. Albertina, Vienna, 1974, p. 136)

JW 250
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SCHMALE GASSE IN ROTEN STREIFEN
SCHMALE GASSE IN ROTEN STREIFEN
NARROW STREET IN RED STRIPES
RUE ETROITE EN RAIES ROUGES

Siena, 1949
Painted in Siena, August 1949
340 mm x 250 mm
Charcoal and watercolour on thin brown wrapping paper
KunstHausWien, Vienna

  • Albertina, Vienna, 1974
  • Haus der Kunst, Munich, 1975
  • World Travelling Museum Exhibition:
  • Musée d'Art Moderne de la Ville de Paris, 1975
  • Musée Cantini, Marseille, 1975
  • A.S.U. Hall, Cairo, 1975
  • The Tel Aviv Museum, 1976
  • Muzeum Narodowe, Warsaw, 1976
  • Musée Dynamique, Dakar, 1976
  • Seibu Museum of Modern Art, Tokyo, 1977
  • Yokohama Citizen's Gallery, 1977
  • Hong Kong Museum of Art, 1977
  • South African National Gallery, Cape Town, 1977
  • Pretoria Art Museum, 1977
  • Museu de Arte Moderna, Rio de Janeiro, 1977
  • Museu de Arte, São Paulo, 1977
  • Museo de Bellas Artes, Caracas, 1977
  • Museo de Arte Moderno, Mexico City, 1978
  • Musée des Beaux-Arts, Montreal, 1978
  • Royal Ontario Museum, Toronto, 1977
  • Palais des Beaux-Arts, Brussels, 1978
  • Mücsarnok, Budapest, 1978
  • Museo Español de Arte Contemporáneo, Madrid, 1979
  • Seedamm-Kulturzentrum, Pfäffikon/Lake Zurich, 1979
  • Palazzo Barberini, Rome, 1980
  • Palazzo Reale, Milan, 1980
  • Henie/Onstad Stiftelser Kunstsentret, Høvikodden,1980
  • Secession, Vienna, 1981
  • Kulturhaus, Graz, 1981
  • Neue Berliner Galerie, East Berlin, 1981
  • Helsingin kaupungin taidemuseo, Helsinki, 1981
  • Sala Dalles, Bucharest, 1981/82
  • Schipka Gallery, Sofia, 1982
  • Barbican Art Gallery, London, 1983
  • City Art Gallery, York, 1983
  • *
  • KunstHausWien, Vienna April 1991 - 1997
  • Institut Mathildenhöhe, Darmstadt, 1998
  • *
  • Travelling exhibition 1998/99:
  • Isetan Museum of Art, Tokyo, 1998
  • Museum "EKi", Kyoto, 1998
  • Sakura City Museum of Art, Chiba, 1998/99
  • *
  • Travelling exhibiton 1999:
  • Takamatsu City Museum of Art, 1999
  • Nagoya City Art Museum, 1999
  • Hyogo Prefectural Museum of Modern Art, Kobe, 1999
  • The Museum of Modern Art, Saitama, 1999
  • *
  • Mittelrhein-Museum, Koblenz, 2001
  • Galerie im Alten Rathaus, Prien am Chiemsee, 2002
  • Minoritenkloster, Tulln, 2004
  • *
  • Exhibition Tour Japan 2006/07:
  • The National Museum of Modern Art, Kyoto, 2006
  • Musee d`art Mercian Karuizawa, 2006
  • Mitsukoshi Museum, Tokyo, 2007
  • Shimonoseki Museum, Yamaguchi, 2007
  • *
  • KunstHausWien, Vienna, 2008 - October 2012
  • Kunsthalle Bremen, 2012/13
  • Osthaus Museum, Hagen, 2015
  • Künstlerhaus, Vienna, 1951
  • A. C. Fürst, Hundertwasser 1928-2000, Catalogue Raisonné, Cologne, 2002, Vol. II, pp. 162/163 (and c)
  • Kestner-Gesellschaft, Hanover, 1964, p. 97
  • Albertina, Vienna, 1974, pp. 137 (c), 202
  • Haus der Kunst, Munich, 1975, p. 95 (c)
  • Musée d'Art Moderne de la Ville de Paris, 1975, p. 103 (c)
  • Musée de l'Etat, Luxembourg, 1975, p. 103 (c)
  • Musée Cantini, Marseille, 1975, p. 103 (c)
  • A.S.U. Hall, Cairo, 1975, p. 103 (c)
  • The Tel Aviv Museum, 1976, p. 103 (c)
  • Muzeum Narodowe, Warsaw, 1976, p. 95 (c)
  • National Gallery of Iceland, Reykjavik, 1976, p. 93 (c)
  • Supplementary edition Reykjavik, 1976, p. 25
  • Statens Museum for Kunst, Copenhagen, 1976, p. 103 (c)
  • Supplementary edition no. 2, Copenhagen, 1976, p. 12
  • Musée Dynamique, Dakar, 1976, p. 103 (c)
  • Seibu Museum of Modern Art, Tokyo, 1977, p. 103 (c)
  • South African National Gallery, Cape Town / Pretoria Art Museum, 1977, p. 103 (c)
  • Museu de Arte Moderna, Rio de Janeiro / Museu de Arte, São Paulo / Palácio Itamaraty, Brasilia, 1977, p. 103 (c)
  • Museo de Bellas Artes, Caracas, 1977, p. 103 (c)
  • Supplementary edition Caracas, 1977, cat. Grabados 41
  • Museo de Arte Moderno, Mexico City, 1978, p. 103 (c)
  • Musée des Beaux-Arts, Montreal, 1978, p. 103 (c)
  • Royal Ontario Museum, Toronto, 1978, p. 103 (c)
  • Palais des Beaux-Arts, Brussels, 1978, p. 103 (c)
  • Museo Español de Arte Contemporáneo, Madrid, 1979, cat. 29
  • Seedamm-Kulturzentrum, Pfäffikon/Lake Zurich, 1979, p. 95 (c)
  • Palazzo Barberini, Rome, 1980, p. 103 (c)
  • Sonja Henies og Niels Onstads Stiftelser Kunstsentret, São Paulo, 1980, p. 103 (c)
  • Museum Ludwig, Cologne, 1980, p. 89 (c)
  • Secession, Vienna, 1981, p. 89 (c)
  • Kulturhaus, Graz, 1981, p. 89 (c)
  • Neue Berliner Galerie, East Berlin, 1981, p. 26
  • Helsingin kaupungin taidemuseo, Helsinki, 1981, p. 103 (c)
  • Barbican Art Gallery, London, 1983, p. 103 (c)
  • Institut Mathildenhöhe, Darmstadt, 1998, p. 13 (c)
  • Travelling exhibition 1998/99: Japan, p. 37 (c)
  • Travelling exhibition 1999: Japan, pp. 28 (c), 122
  • Minoritenkloster, Tulln, 2004, p. 40 (c)
  • Travelling Exhibition Japan, 2006, p. 24 (c)
  • A Magical Eccentric, Szépmüvészeti Múzeum, Budapest, 2007, p. 175
  • Gegen den Strich. Werke 1949-1970, Kunsthalle Bremen, 2012/13, pp. 17 (c), 252
  • Hundertwasser Lebenslinien, Osthaus Museum, Hagen, 2015, p. 9 (c)