Gerhard Richter. Sinopsis
Gerhard Richter: Survey
Museo Nacional de Artes Visuales, Montevideo, Uruguay
March 25, 2010 May 09, 2010
Cathedral Corner II
100 cm x 70 cm
Offset print on lightweight card
Editions CR: 98
Yellow, red, blue, and black offset print on white lightweight cardboard.
After the oil painting Cathedral Corner [CR: 629-1] from 1987, which in turn is based on a photograph of Cologne Cathedral taken by Richter.
100 copies, signed and dated in graphite pencil at bottom right, numbered at bottom left, printed at bottom center: Gerhard Richter Domecke 1988/98 1000 Exemplare für den Zentral-Dombau-Verein zu Köln [Gerhard Richter Cathedral Corner 1988/98 1000 copies for the Zentral Dombau Verein in Cologne].
1000 posters on lightweight cardboard, printed characters at bottom centre: Gerhard Richter Domecke 1988/98 1000 Exemplare für den Zentral-Dombau-Verein zu Köln [Gerhard Richter Cathedral Corner 1988/98 1000 copies for the Zentral Dombau Verein in Cologne]; of these, some copies are signed at bottom right.
On both, the prints and posters, the date of the oil painting is mistakenly given as 1988.
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