Gerhard Richter

Städtische Galerie im Lenbachhaus, Munich, Germany

04 June 2005 – 21 August 2005

Gerhard Richter's Atlas collection of motifs, including photographs, sketches and newspaper clippings, has been modified over the years and continually expanded.

This exhibition displayed 733 sheets from Atlas.

View the complete Atlas here.

Portrait Kühn

1970 60 cm x 50 cm Catalogue Raisonné: 257-1

Oil on canvas

Sotheby's, London, UK: 05 February 2004

CR: 257-1, lot also includes CR: 257-2
Estimate: GBP 400,000 – 600,000 USD 732,600 – 1,098,901
Sold For:
Bought in

Christie's, New York, USA: 04 May 1993

CR: 257-1, lot also includes CR: 257-2
Estimate: USD 130,000 – 160,000
Sold For:
USD 233,500

This artwork is based on an image included in Atlas:

This artwork is included in the following publications:

Title Author Date

Publisher

Marsilio, Venezia (2011)

Details

Softcover, 219 pages

ISBN

9788831711128

Language

Italian

Category

Monographs
ArtworkMentioned: p. 40 
Il bordo del mondo: La forma sguardo nella pittura di Gerhard Richter Garbin, Emanuele  2011

Publisher

DuMont, Köln (2008)

Details

Softcover, 415 pages

ISBN

9783832190651

Language

German

Category

Monographs

Notes

Corrected and extended new edition.

ArtworkMentioned: p. 395 

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

Hatje Cantz, Ostildern-Ruit (2006)

Details

Hardback, 224 pages

ISBN

9783775717243

Language

German

Category

Monographs
ArtworkMentioned: pp. 85, 249 
Illustrated: p. 36 (colour) 

Exhibitions

Gerhard Richter. Portraits is the first publication that focuses solely on Richter’s portraits, many of which have now gained both recognition and veneration across the globe

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Gerhard Richter. Portraits Gronert, Stefan / Butin, Hubertus  2006

Publisher

Hatje Cantz, Ostfildern-Ruit (2006)

Details

Hardback, 224 pages

ISBN

9783775717250

Language

English

Category

Monographs
ArtworkMentioned: pp. 84, 250 
Illustrated: p. 36 (colour) 

Exhibitions

Gerhard Richter. Portraits is the first publication that focuses solely on Richter’s portraits, many of which have now gained both recognition and veneration across the globe

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Gerhard Richter. Portraits Gronert, Stefan / Butin, Hubertus  2006

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. 37 
Illustrated: p. 144 (colour) 

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

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

Details

Hardback, 323 pages

ISBN

9783937572208

ISBN

978-3937572208

Language

German, German

Category

Solo Exhibitions
ArtworkIllustrated: p. 144 (colour) 

Exhibitions

This catalogue raisonné records Richter’s works in the years 1999-2004. 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. Werkverzeichnis 1993-2004 Zweite, Armin  2005

Publisher

DuMont, Köln (2002)

Details

Hardback, 420 pages

ISBN

9783832158484

Language

German

Category

Monographs
ArtworkMentioned: p. 437 

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

Hazan, Paris (1999)

Details

Softcover, 271 pages

ISBN

2850257141

Language

French

Category

Group Exhibitions
ArtworkIllustrated: p. 15 (colour) 

Exhibitions

Le corps évanoui, les images subites Mauron, Véronique / De Ribaupierre, Claire / Ewing, William / Benoziglio, Jean-Luc / Bergounioux, Pierre / Bouvier, David / Burgelin, Claude / Calame, Claude / Cantàfora, Arduino / Caraion, Marta / Didi-Huberman, Georges / Giavarini, Laurence / Jakubec, Doris / Layaz, Michel  1999

Publisher

Astrup Fearnley Museet for Moderne Kunst, Oslo (1999)

Details

Hardback, 123 pages

ISBN

8291430152

Languages

English, Norwegian

Category

Solo Exhibitions
ArtworkIllustrated: p. 78 (colour) 

Exhibitions

Gerhard Richter. Det umuliges kunst. Malerier 1964-1998 = The Art of the Impossible. Paintings 1964-1998 Nestegard, Jutta  1999

Publisher

Verlag Gerd Hatje, Ostfildern-Ruit (1997)

Details

Hardback, 654 pages

ISBN

3775706720

Language

German

Category

Group Exhibitions
ArtworkIllustrated: p. 195 (colour) 

Exhibitions

Die Epoche der Moderne. Kunst im 20. Jahrhundert Joachimides, Christos M. / Rosenthal, Norman  1997

Publisher

Hatje Cantz, Ostfildern-Ruit (1997)

Details

Hardback, 672 pages

ISBN

3775706828

Language

English

Category

Group Exhibitions
ArtworkIllustrated: p. 195 (colour) 

Exhibitions

The Age of Modernism. Art in the 20th Century Joachimides, Christos M. / Rosenthal, Norman  1997

Publisher

Folio-Verlag, Wien (1996)

Details

Softcover, 84 pages

ISBN

1881616835

Language

English

Category

Solo Exhibitions
ArtworkMentioned: p. 84 
Illustrated: p. 41 (colour) 

Exhibitions

Gerhard Richter. Paintings Weiermair, Peter / Siena, Pier Luigi  1996

Publisher

Städtische Galerie Schloss Oberhausen, Oberhausen (1992)

Details

Softcover

Language

German

Category

Group Exhibitions
ArtworkIllustrated (colour) 

Exhibitions

Parallelaktion. 25 Jahre Aktion Friedensdorf International Oberhausen. 25 Jahre Kunst in Nordrhein-Westfalen Mensch, Bernhard / Schumacher, Caroline / Strommenger, Volker  1992
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. 42 
Illustrated: p. 56 (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

Städtische Kunsthalle, Recklinghausen (1970)

Details

Softcover, 200 pages

Language

German

Category

Group Exhibitions
ArtworkIllustrated (b/w) 

Exhibitions

The catalogue Zeitgenossen. Das Gesicht unserer Gesellschaft im Spiegel der heutigen Kunst was published on the occasion of an eponymous exhibition that was staged as part of the Ruhrfestspiele 1970

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Zeitgenossen. Das Gesicht unserer Gesellschaft im Spiegel der heutigen Kunst Grochowiak, Thomas / Jaffé, H. L. C.  1970

2 related publications

Title Author Date

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

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

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

Publisher

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

Details

Hardback, 323 pages

ISBN

9783937572208

ISBN

978-3937572208

Language

German, German

Category

Solo Exhibitions

Exhibitions

This catalogue raisonné records Richter’s works in the years 1999-2004. In his work, Gerhard Richter calls into question painting's boundaries, and the labels applied to painting and theories connected with them

...
More Details
Gerhard Richter. Werkverzeichnis 1993-2004 Zweite, Armin  2005