Gerhard Richter: 40 Years of Painting

The Museum of Modern Art (MoMA), New York, USA

14 February 2002 – 20 May 2002

Wand
Wall

1994 240 cm x 240 cm Catalogue Raisonné: 806

Oil on canvas

Sotheby's, London, UK: 12 February 2014

Estimate: Contact auction house
Sold For:
GBP 17,442,500 (incl. buyer’s premium)
USD 28,658,900

This artwork was shown in the following exhibitions:

This artwork is included in the following publications:

Title Author Date

Publisher

Hatje Cantz Verlag, Ostfildern-Ruit (2008)

Details

Hardback, 160 pages

ISBN

3775722483

Language

German

Category

Solo Exhibitions
ArtworkIllustrated: p. 103 (colour) 

Exhibitions

The book was published on the occasion of the exhibition Gerhard Richter. Abstrakte Bilder at Museum Ludwig, Cologne and Haus der Kunst, Munich. The exhibitions were dedicated to Gerhard Richter’s abstract pictures

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Gerhard Richter. Abstrakte Bilder Wilmes, Ulrich / Buchloh, Benjamin H. D. / Söntgen, Beate / Stemmrich, Gregor  2008

Publisher

Hatje Cantz Verlag, Ostfildern-Ruit (2008)

Details

Hardback, 160 pages

ISBN

9783775722490

Language

English

Category

Solo Exhibitions
ArtworkIllustrated: p. 103 (colour) 

Exhibitions

The book was published on the occasion of the exhibition Gerhard Richter. Abstrakte Bilder at Museum Ludwig, Cologne and Haus der Kunst, Munich. The exhibitions were dedicated to Gerhard Richter’s abstract pictures

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Gerhard Richter. Large Abstracts Wilmes, Ulrich / Buchloh, Benjamin H. D. / Söntgen, Beate / Stemmrich, Gregor  2008

Publisher

The Museum of Modern Art, New York, NY (2003)

Details

Softcover, 336 pages

ISBN

0870703552

Language

English

Category

Monographs
ArtworkDiscussed: p. 139 

Gerhard Richter is widely recognized as one of the most significant painters working today, and he is certainly among the most influential. He has worked in a wide range of media since the early 1960s

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Gerhard Richter. Doubt and Belief in Painting Storr, Robert  2003

Publisher

The Museum of Modern Art, New York, NY (2002)

Details

Hardback, Softcover, 340 pages

ISBN

189102437X

Language

English

Category

Solo Exhibitions
ArtworkDiscussed: pp. 81, 82 
Illustrated: p. 245 (colour) 

Exhibitions

Published on the occasion of the exhibition Gerhard Richter. 40 Years of Painting at the Museum of Modern Art, New York, this publication represents a broad range of Gerhard Richter's paintings of the last 40 years

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Gerhard Richter. Forty Years of Painting Storr, Robert  2002

Publisher

Hatje Cantz Verlag, Ostfildern-Ruit (2002)

Details

Hardback, 340 pages

ISBN

9783775711692

Language

German

Category

Solo Exhibitions
ArtworkMentioned: p. 82 
Illustrated: p. 245 (colour) 

Exhibitions

Published on the occasion of the exhibition Gerhard Richter. 40 Years of Painting at the Museum of Modern Art, New York, this publication represents a broad range of Gerhard Richter's paintings of the last 40 years

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Gerhard Richter. Malerei Storr, Robert  2002

Publisher

Gli Ori, Prato (1999)

Details

Softcover, 205 pages

ISBN

8887700079

Languages

Italian, English

Category

Solo Exhibitions
ArtworkMentioned: pp. 20, 34, 136 
Illustrated: p. 137 (colour) 

Exhibitions

Gerhard Richter Corà, Bruno / Buchloh, Benjamin H. D. / Chevrier, Jean Francois / Moscati, Italo  1999

Publisher

Anthony d'Offay Gallery, London (1998)

Details

Softcover, 112 pages

ISBN

0947564780

Language

English

Category

Solo Exhibitions

Notes

The publication contains a catalogue raisonné of his paintings from 1993 to 1998

ArtworkMentioned: p. 103 
Illustrated: p. 87 (colour) 

Exhibitions

Gerhard Richter 1998 Hentschel, Martin / Friedel, Helmut  1998

Publisher

Hatje Cantz, Ostfildern-Ruit (1996)

Details

Hardback, 153 pages

ISBN

3775791000

Language

English

Category

Solo Exhibitions
ArtworkIllustrated: p. 66 (colour) 

Exhibitions

Designed by the artist himself, this publication gives a rare insight into one of the most intensive work periods (1995–1996) of Richter’s life

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Gerhard Richter. 100 Pictures Obrist, Hans Ulrich / Pelzer, Birgit / Tosatto, Guy  1996

Publisher

Hatje Cantz Verlag, Ostfildern-Ruit (1996)

Details

Hardback, 153 pages

ISBN

3893228519

Language

German

Category

Solo Exhibitions
ArtworkIllustrated: p. 66 (colour) 

Exhibitions

Designed by the artist himself, this publication gives a rare insight into one of the most intensive work periods (1995–1996) of Richter’s life

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Gerhard Richter. 100 Bilder Obrist, Hans Ulrich / Pelzer, Birgit / Tosatto, Guy  1996

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18 related publications

Title Author Date

Publisher

The Museum of Modern Art, New York, NY (2002)

Details

Hardback, Softcover, 340 pages

ISBN

189102437X

Language

English

Category

Solo Exhibitions

Exhibitions

Published on the occasion of the exhibition Gerhard Richter. 40 Years of Painting at the Museum of Modern Art, New York, this publication represents a broad range of Gerhard Richter's paintings of the last 40 years

...
More Details
Gerhard Richter. Forty Years of Painting Storr, Robert  2002

Publisher

Hatje Cantz Verlag, Ostfildern-Ruit (2002)

Details

Hardback, 340 pages

ISBN

9783775711692

Language

German

Category

Solo Exhibitions

Exhibitions

Published on the occasion of the exhibition Gerhard Richter. 40 Years of Painting at the Museum of Modern Art, New York, this publication represents a broad range of Gerhard Richter's paintings of the last 40 years

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Gerhard Richter. Malerei Storr, Robert  2002

In

Chicago Reader

Issue

01 August 2002

Language

English

Category

Newspaper Articles
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Exhibitions

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In

New Statesman

Issue

06 May 2002, No. 705, pp. 34–35

Language

English

Category

Journals

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Measuring the Richter Scale Cowley, Jason  2002

In

The Nation

Issue

13 May 2002, pp. 31–34

Language

English

Category

Journals
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Exhibitions

History in a Blur Danto, Arthur C.  2002

Issue

Summer 2002, p. 163

Language

English

Category

Journals

Exhibitions

Shock of the Old Halley, Peter  2002

In

Artforum

Publisher

Unknown (2002)

Language

English

Category

Magazine
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Exhibitions

Call to Order Holert, Tom  2002

In

The New York Times

Issue

15 February 2002

Language

English

Category

Newspaper Articles
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Exhibitions

Helplessness And Beauty In The Vision Of A Skeptic Kimmelmann, Michael  2002
Painting Richter Krauss, Rosalind E.  2002

In

Der Standard

Issue

08 January 2002

Category

Newspaper Articles
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Exhibitions

Alter mehrdeutiger Meister Krumpl, Doris  2002

In

Slate

Issue

27 March 2002

Language

English

Category

Journals
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Exhibitions

Gerhard Richter, Cipher Kunitz, Daniel  2002
Off the charts Reed, David  2002

In

The New Yorker

Issue

04 March 2002

Category

Newspaper Articles
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Exhibitions

The Good German Schjeldahl, Peter  2002
Blurred Visions Siegel, Katy  2002
Atlas, Shrug Soutif, Daniel  2002

In

New York Magazine

Issue

25 February 2002

Category

Newspaper Articles
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Exhibitions

Gray Matters Stevens, Mark  2002
Snap Judgment Struth, Thomas  2002

In

Art New England

Issue

June/July 2002, Vol. 23, No. 1, pp. 16–17

Details

Softcover

Language

English

Category

Journals

Exhibitions

Gerhard Richter. A Recent Exhibition at the Museum of Modern Art Shows all of the Artist's Varied Approaches Unger, Miles  2002