Das Versprechen der Fotografie. Die Sammlung der DG Bank

The Promise of Photography: Selections from the DG Bank Collection

Kestnergesellschaft, Hanover, Germany

27 March 1999 – 24 May 1999

Sechs Fotos. 2.5.89–7.5.89 (b / 3.5.1989)
Six Photos. May 2–7, 1989 (b / 3 May 1989)

1991 35 cm x 50.8 cm Editions CR: 74b

Six black-and-white photographs on resin-coated paper in portfolio

Richter used a delayed-action shutter release to take this photograph.

50 portfolios, each photograph signed and dated in ink at top right or left (each with its corresponding date; 2.5.89 - 7.5.89), numbered at top left or top right.

2 portfolios, each photograph signed and dated in ink at top right or left (each with its corresponding date; 2.5.89 - 7.5.89), numbered in Roman numerals at top left, marked a.p. on the first sheet of the portfolio.

There are also six individual copies of these photographs overpainted with oil paint, signed and dated in chronological order in ink at top right: 15. Jan. 1990 to 20. Jan. 1990.

This artwork was shown in the following exhibitions:

This artwork is included in the following publications:

Title Author Date

Publisher

Hatje Cantz, Ostfildern (2014)

Details

Hardback, 337 pages

ISBN

9783775735193

ISBN

3775735194

Language

English

Category

Monographs
ArtworkMentioned: pp. 73, 117, 243 
Discussed: pp. 70-71, 72, 132-133 
Illustrated: p. 243 (colour) 

The publication Gerhard Richter. Editions 1965 – 2013 updates the catalogue raisonné of his editions that was published ten years earlier. This book includes additionally 35 new and hitherto unknown works

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Gerhard Richter. Editions 1965–2013 Butin, Hubertus / Gronert, Stefan / Olbricht, Thomas  2014

Publisher

Hatje Cantz, Ostfildern (2014)

Details

Hardback, 337 pages

ISBN

9783775735186

ISBN

3775735186

Language

German

Category

Monographs
ArtworkMentioned: pp. 73, 74, 117, 243 
Discussed: pp. 71-72, 132 
Illustrated: p. 243 (colour) 

The publication Gerhard Richter. Editionen 1965 – 2013 updates the catalogue raisonné of his editions that was published ten years earlier. This book includes additionally 35 new and hitherto unknown works

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Gerhard Richter. Editionen 1965–2013 Butin, Hubertus / Gronert, Stefan / Olbricht, Thomas  2014
Time Present. Photography from The Deutsche Bank Collection Krause, Stefan / Koerner von Gustorf, Oliver / Cloete, Alan / Chadha, Gunit / Hütte, Friedhelm / Liebscher, Martin / Campany, David  2014
Time Present. Photography from the Deutsche Bank Collection Ng, Rachel / März, Christina / Hütte, Friedhelm / Lingham, Susie / Lim, Philip  2014

Publisher

Deutsche Bank, Frankfurt (2013)

Details

Softcover, 143 pages

ISBN

9783942294201

Language

German

Category

Group Exhibitions
ArtworkMentioned: p. 137 
Illustrated: p. 105 (colour) 

Exhibitions

Sachsen. Werke aus der Sammlung Deutsche Bank Schimidt, Hans-Werner / Peetzen, Stephan / Wägner, Markus / Hütte, Friedhelm / Preuss, Sebastian / James, Sarah E.  2013

Publisher

Prestel, München (2012)

Details

Hardback, 305 pages

ISBN

9783791351896

Language

German

Category

Solo Exhibitions
ArtworkMentioned: pp. 168, 299 
Illustrated: p. 193 (colour) 

Exhibitions

Gerhard Richter. Panorama. Retrospektive Godfrey, Mark / Serota, Nicholas / Brill, Dorothée / Morineau, Camille / Borchardt-Hume, Achim / Dickson, Amy / Haidu, Rachel / Mehring, Christine  2012

Publisher

Édition du Centre Pompidou, Paris (2012)

Details

Hardback, 304 pages

ISBN

978284426574X

Language

French

Category

Solo Exhibitions
ArtworkMentioned: pp. 168, 299 
Illustrated: p. 193 (colour) 

Exhibitions

Gerhard Richter. Panorama. Rétrospective Godfrey, Mark / Serota, Nicholas / Brill, Dorothée / Morineau, Camille / Borchardt-Hume, Achim / Dickson, Amy / Haidu, Rachel / Mehring, Christine  2012

Publisher

Tate Publishing (2011)

Details

Softcover, 304 pages

ISBN

9781854379443

ISBN

9781854379450

Language

English

Category

Solo Exhibitions
ArtworkMentioned: pp. 168, 299 
Illustrated: p. 193 (colour) 

Exhibitions

Gerhard Richter. Panorama. A Retrospective Godfrey, Mark / Serota, Nicholas / Brill, Dorothée / Morineau, Camille / Borchardt-Hume, Achim / Dickson, Amy / Haidu, Rachel / Mehring, Christine  2011
Gerhard Richter. Editions 1965–2004 Butin, Hubertus / Gronert, Stefan  2004
Gerhard Richter. Editionen 1965–2004 Butin, Hubertus / Gronert, Stefan  2004

Publisher

DuMont, Köln (2002)

Details

Hardback, 420 pages

ISBN

9783832158484

Language

German

Category

Monographs
ArtworkMentioned: p. 279 

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

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The Promise of Photography. The DG Bank Art Collection Sabau, Luminita / Cramer, Iris / Kirchberg, Petra / Groys, Boris / Krauss, Rosalind E. / Virilio, Paul  1998