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1967 65 cm x 75 cm Catalogue Raisonné: 153

Oil on canvas

Sotheby's, London, UK: 29 June 2011

Estimate: GBP 1,200,000 – 1,800,000 USD 1,984,560 – 2,976,840
Sold For:
GBP 2,505,250 (incl. buyer’s premium)
USD 4,025,791

Kunstmuseum Bonn, Bonn, Germany (permanent loan from a private collection)



This artwork is included in the following publications:

Title Author Date

Publisher

Hirmer Verlag, München (2017)

Editor

Schreier, Christoph / Kunstmuseum Bonn

Details

Softcover, 128 pages

ISBN

9783777428970

Language

German

Category

Solo Exhibitions
ArtworkMentioned: p. 111 
Illustrated: p. 50 (b/w) 

Exhibitions

Gerhard Richter: Über Malen / Frühe Bilder   2017

Publisher

Hirmer Verlag, München (2016)

Editor

Blümle, Claudia / Wismer, Beat

Details

Hardback, 340 pages

ISBN

9783777426464

Language

German

Category

Group Exhibitions
ArtworkMentioned: pp. 272, 323 
Illustrated: p. 311 (colour) 

Exhibitions

Hinter dem Vorhang. Verhüllung und Enthüllung seit der Renaissance   2016

Publisher

British Museum Press, London (2014)

Details

Hardback, 192 pages

ISBN

9780714126906

ISBN

071412690X

Language

English, English

Category

Group Exhibitions
ArtworkMentioned: p. 176 
Illustrated: p. 25 (colour) 

Exhibitions

Germany Divided. Baselitz and his Generation. From the Duerckheim Collection Stonard, John-Paul / MacGregor, Neil  2014

Publisher

University of Chicago Press, Chicago, IL (2009)

Details

Hardback, 408 pages

ISBN

9780226203232

Language

English

Category

Monographs
ArtworkMentioned: pp. 114, 365 
Illustrated: p. 115 (b/w) 

Gerhard Richter has been widely regarded as a publicity shy artist. However, the biography Gerhard Richter. A Life in Painting gives an insight into Richter’s personal history as well as into the development of his artistic œuvre

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Gerhard Richter. A Life in Painting Elger, Dietmar  2009

Publisher

DuMont, Köln (2008)

Details

Softcover, 415 pages

ISBN

9783832190651

Language

German

Category

Monographs

Notes

Corrected and extended new edition.

ArtworkMentioned: p. 125 
Illustrated: p. 126 (b/w) 

Gerhard Richter has been widely regarded as a publicity shy artist. However, the biography Gerhard Richter, Maler gives an insight into Richter’s personal history as well as into the development of his artistic œuvre

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Gerhard Richter, Maler Elger, Dietmar  2008

Publisher

Richter Verlag, Düsseldorf in association with D.A.P Distributed Art Publishers, New York, NY (2005)

Details

Hardback, 324 pages

ISBN

9783937572215

ISBN

393757221X

Language

English, English

Category

Solo Exhibitions
ArtworkMentioned: p. 48 

Exhibitions

This catalogue raisonné records Richter’s works in the years 1993-2004. In his work, Gerhard Richter calls into question painting's boundaries, and the labels applied to painting and theories connected with them

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Gerhard Richter. Catalogue Raisonné 1993–2004 Zweite, Armin  2005

Publisher

DuMont, Köln (2002)

Details

Hardback, 420 pages

ISBN

9783832158484

Language

German

Category

Monographs
ArtworkMentioned: p. 138 
Illustrated: p. 138 (b/w) 

Gerhard Richter has been widely regarded as a publicity shy artist. However, the biography Gerhard Richter, Maler gives an insight into Richter’s personal history as well as into the development of his artistic œuvre

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Gerhard Richter, Maler Elger, Dietmar  2002

Publisher

Kunst aus Nordrhein-Westfalen, Aachen (1999)

Details

Softcover, 90 pages

ISBN

3000052488

Language

German

Category

Solo Exhibitions
ArtworkMentioned: p. 12 

Exhibitions

Gerhard Richter. Werke aus Aachener Sammlungen Brusis, Ilse / Murken, Hinrich / Becker, Wolfgang / Elger, Dietmar / Engels, Maria / Gold, Anne  1999
Gerhard Richter. Bilder = Paintings 1962 - 1985 Harten, Jürgen / Hering, Karl-Heinz / Honisch, Dieter / Loock, Ulrich / Ronte, Dieter / Elger, Dietmar  1986

Publisher

Museum Folkwang, Essen (1972)

Details

Hardback, 154 pages

Languages

Italian, German, English

Category

Solo Exhibitions
ArtworkMentioned: p. 39 
Illustrated: p. 54 (b/w) 

Exhibitions

Gerhard Richter. 36. Biennale di Venezia, Padiglione tedesco = 36. Biennale in Venedig, Deutscher Pavilion = 36. Biennale in Venice, German Pavilion Honisch, Dieter / Helms, Dietrich / Honnef, Klaus / Ohff, Heinz / Dienst, Rolf Gunther / Schön, Rolf / Polke, Sigmar  1972

Publisher

Droste, Düsseldorf (1970)

Details

Softcover, 228 pages

Language

German

Category

Monographs
ArtworkMentioned: p. 228 
Illustrated: p. 195 (b/w) 
Noch Kunst. Neuestes aus deutschen Ateliers Dienst, Rolf-Gunter  1970