Gerhard Richter. Sinopsis
Gerhard Richter: Survey
Museo de Arte de Lima (MALI), Lima, Peru
November 15, 2012 February 24, 2013
128 Fotos von einem Bild (Halifax 1978), II
128 Details from a Picture (Halifax 1978), II
64.2 cm x 100.6 cm
Cardboard portfolio with linen cover containing eight offset prints on card coated with enamel
Editions CR: 99
Cardboard portfolio with dark blue cloth cover containing eight black and grey offset prints on white cardboard coated with clear glossy varnish, one cover sheet with the artist's name, title and publisher, one extra sheet with more information about the edition.
In 1978 Richter photographed the surface of oil painting Halifax [CR: 432-5]. The photographs were taken from different angles, different distances and different lighting. The photographs were then arranged in a large grid, consisting of eight individually framed panels, each containing 16 photographs mounted on cardboard [CR: 441). In 1998 offset prints were made from the panels.
The motifs of the 128 photographs were also used in two artist's books [Edition: 56 and 100] and one photo edition [Edition: 101].
60 portfolios, signed, dated, and numbered in graphite pencil on an extra sheet containing information about the edition, all individual sheets also numbered on reverse with the number of the portfolio and the number of each individual sheet.
6 portfolios signed, dated, and numbered in Roman numerals in graphite pencil on an extra sheet containing information about the edition, all individual sheets also numbered on reverse with the number of the portfolio and the number of each individual sheets.
This artwork is shown in the following exhibition videos:
This artwork is mentioned in the following talks:
Gerhard Richter. Ohne Farbe = Without Color
Spieler, Reinhard / Gelshorn, Julian / Kania, Elke / Krystof, Doris