Gerhard Richter: 40 Years of Painting

The Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, USA

14 June 2002 – 14 September 2002

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1963 130 cm x 180 cm Catalogue Raisonné: 13

Oil on canvas

Städtische Galerie Wolfsburg, Wolfsburg, Germany



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Title Author Date

Publisher

The National Gallery in Prague, Prague (2017)

Details

Softcover, 205 pages

ISBN

9788070356463

Language

English

Category

Solo Exhibitions
ArtworkMentioned: p. 16 

Exhibitions

Gerhard Richter Elger, Dietmar / Fajt, Jiří   2017

Publisher

Phaidon Press, London (2017)

Details

Hardback, 296 pages

ISBN

9780714873510

Language

English

Category

Monographs
ArtworkDiscussed: pp. 238-239 
Illustrated: pp. 238-239 (colour) 
Chromaphilia. The Story of Colour in Art Paul, Stella  2017

Publisher

Duke University Press, Durham (2017)

Details

Softcover, 163 pages

ISBN

9780822370017

Language

English

Category

Monographs
ArtworkMentioned: p. 111 
Unconsolable Contemporary: Observing Gerhard Richter Rabinow, Paul  2017

Publisher

Heni Publishing, London (2017)

Editor

Pietropaolo, Francesca

Details

Hardback, 925 pages

ISBN

9780993010354

Language

English

Category

Monographs
ArtworkDiscussed: pp. 715-716 
Illustrated: p. 748 (b/w) 
Robert Storr: Interviews on Art Storr, Robert  2017

Publisher

Prestel Publishing, London (2016)

Editor

Roerig, Tim

Details

Hardback, 846 pages

ISBN

9783791355849

Language

English

Category

Group Exhibitions

Notes

This catalogue was published in conjunction with the exhibition "Postwar: Art Between the Pacific, 1945-1965" held at Haus der Kunst, Munich, from 14.10.2016-26.03.2017.

ArtworkMentioned: p. 41 
Illustrated: p. 170 (colour) 

Exhibitions

Postwar: Art Between the Pacific and the Atlantic, 1945-1965   2016

Publisher

Bloomsbury Academic, London (2015)

Details

Hardback, 237 pages

ISBN

9781472589019

Language

English

Category

Monographs
ArtworkMentioned: p. 139 
The Art of Gerhard Richter. Hermeneutics, Images, Meaning Lotz, Christian  2015

Publisher

Distanz, Berlin (2015)

Details

Hardback, 53 pages

ISBN

9783954760985

Languages

German, English

Category

Group Exhibitions
ArtworkIllustrated: p. 20 (colour) 

Exhibitions

Fürs All genug. Werke aus der Sammlung im Dialog mit Wandmalereien von Roland Schappert Pfleger, Susanne / Körber, Marcus  2015

Publisher

Walther König, Köln (2013)

Details

Hardback, 79 pages

ISBN

9783863354534

Language

German

Category

Solo Exhibitions
ArtworkMentioned: p. 58 

Exhibitions

Gerhard Richter. Streifen & Glas Schwarz, Dieter / Storr, Robert  2013

Publisher

Prestel, München (2012)

Editor

Godfrey, Mark / Serota, Nicholas / Brill, Dorothée / Morineau, Camille

Details

Hardback, 305 pages

ISBN

9783791351896

Language

German

Category

Solo Exhibitions
ArtworkMentioned: p. 296 

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)

Editor

Godfrey, Mark / Serota, Nicholas / Brill, Dorothée / Morineau, Camille

Details

Hardback, 304 pages

ISBN

978-2844265746

ISBN

284426574X

Languages

French, English, French, English

Category

Solo Exhibitions
ArtworkMentioned: pp. 75, 296 
Illustrated: p. 51 (colour) 

Exhibitions

Gerhard Richter, Panorama: une rétrospective = a retrospective Godfrey, Mark / Serota, Nicholas / Brill, Dorothée / Morineau, Camille / Borchardt-Hume, Achim / Dickson, Amy / Haidu, Rachel / Mehring, Christine  2012

Publisher

Tate Publishing, London (2011)

Details

Softcover, 288 pages

ISBN

1854379453

ISBN

978-1854379450

Language

English, English

Category

Solo Exhibitions
ArtworkMentioned: pp. 75, 296 
Illustrated: p. 51 (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

Publisher

Hirmer Verlag, München (2011)

Details

Hardback, 214 pages

ISBN

9783777434513

Language

German

Category

Solo Exhibitions
ArtworkMentioned: pp. 68, 96 
Illustrated: p. 97 (colour) 

Exhibitions

Gerhard Richter. Bilder einer Epoche was published on the occasion of the exhibition at Bucerius Kunstforum in Hamburg in 2011. Both the exhibition and the catalogue focus on Richter’s paintings of the 1960s

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Gerhard Richter. Bilder einer Epoche Schneede, Uwe M. / Butin, Hubertus / Elger, Dietmar / Rübel, Dietmar / Westheider, Ortrud  2011

Publisher

Hirmer Publishers, Munich copublished by Heni Publishing, London and Marian Goodman Gallery, New York, NY and Paris (2011)

Details

Hardback, 214 pages

ISBN

9783777450018

Language

English

Category

Solo Exhibitions
ArtworkMentioned: pp. 68, 96 
Illustrated: p. 97 (colour) 

Exhibitions

Gerhard Richter. Images of an Era was published on the occasion of the exhibition at Bucerius Kunstforum in Hamburg in 2011. Both the exhibition and the catalogue focus on Richter’s paintings of the 1960s

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Gerhard Richter. Images of an Era Schneede, Uwe M. / Butin, Hubertus / Elger, Dietmar / Rübel, Dietmar / Westheider, Ortrud  2011

Publisher

Tate Publishing, London (2010)

Details

Softcover, 96 pages

ISBN

9781854379641

Language

English

Category

Monographs
ArtworkDiscussed: pp. 64, 67-69 
Illustrated: p. 61 (b/w) 

In this publication, eminent American scholar and curator Robert Storr offers an authoritative consideration of September, Richter’s 2005 painting made in response to the attacks on the WorldTrade Center of 11 September 2001

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September. A History Painting by Gerhard Richter Storr, Robert  2010

Publisher

University of Chicago Press, Chicago, IL (2009)

Details

Hardback, 408 pages

ISBN

9780226203232

Language

English

Category

Monographs
ArtworkMentioned: pp. 71, 83, 125, 165 
Illustrated: p. 85 (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

Kulturstiftung der Länder in Verbindung mit dem Gerhard Richter Archiv, Staatliche Kunstsammlungen, Dresden (2009)

Details

Softcover, 32 pages

Language

German

Category

Monographs
ArtworkMentioned: p. 16 

This issue of the Patrimonia series was published on the occasion of the acquisition of the painting Portrait Dr. Knobloch of 1964 by Staatliche Kunstsammlungen Dresden in 2009

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Gerhard Richter. Porträt Dr. Knobloch (Patrimonia 344) Elger, Dietmar / Roth, Martin / Stange, Eva-Maria  2009

Publisher

Argobooks, Berlin (2009)

Editor

Hoffmann, Justin

Details

Softcover, 51 pages

ISBN

9783941560598

Language

German

Category

Group Exhibitions
ArtworkMentioned: p. 7 

Exhibitions

Best of Fifty Years: Kunstverein Wolfsburg Hoffmann, Justin / Köhler, Volkmar  2009

Publisher

DuMont, Köln (2008)

Details

Softcover, 415 pages

ISBN

9783832190651

Language

German

Category

Monographs

Notes

Corrected and extended new edition.

ArtworkMentioned: pp. 89, 102, 146 
Discussed: p. 185 
Illustrated: p. 103 (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

Wako Works of Art, Tokyo (2005)

Details

Hardback, 279 pages

ISBN

4473032558

Language

Japanese

Category

Monographs

Notes

Revised edition of "Texte. Schriften und Interviews", first published in 1993.

ArtworkIllustrated: p. 147 (b/w) 
Texte: Schriften und Interviews: Revised and Enlarged Edition Richter, Gerhard / Shimizu, Minoru  2005

Publisher

Hatje Cantz Verlag, Ostfildern-Ruit / Museum Franz Gertsch, Burgdorf (2005)

Details

Hardback, 96 pages

ISBN

9783775715836

Languages

German, English

Category

Solo Exhibitions
ArtworkMentioned: pp. 12, 13 

Exhibitions

Gerhard Richter. Ohne Farbe = Without Color Spieler, Reinhard / Gelshorn, Julian / Kania, Elke / Krystof, Doris  2005

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. 36 

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

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

Details

Softcover, 336 pages

ISBN

0870703552

Language

English

Category

Monographs
ArtworkMentioned: pp. 43, 58, 59, 117 

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

DuMont, Köln (2002)

Details

Hardback, 420 pages

ISBN

9783832158484

Language

German

Category

Monographs
ArtworkMentioned: pp. 94, 110 
Discussed: p. 204 
Illustrated: p. 109 (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

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

Details

Hardback, Softcover, 340 pages

ISBN

189102437X

Language

English

Category

Solo Exhibitions
ArtworkMentioned: pp. 41, 75, 289 
Illustrated: p. 117 (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: pp. 39, 41, 75, 290 
Illustrated: p. 117 (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

Dallas Museum of Art, Dallas, TX (2000)

Details

Unknown binding, 6 pages

Language

English

Category

Solo Exhibitions
ArtworkMentioned: p. 2 

Exhibitions

Gerhard Richter in Dallas Collections Wylie, Charles  2000
Schrecken und Hoffnung. Künstler sehen Frieden und Krieg. Eine gemeinsame Ausstellung der Deutschen Bank AG und dem Ministerium für Kultur der UdSSR, Moskau = Мир и война глазами художников Hofmann, Werner  1987
Gerhard Richter. Bilder = Paintings 1962 - 1985 Harten, Jürgen / Hering, Karl-Heinz / Honisch, Dieter / Loock, Ulrich / Ronte, Dieter / Elger, Dietmar  1986

Publisher

Nicolai, Berlin (1985)

Details

Softcover, 732 pages

ISBN

3875841581

Language

German

Category

Group Exhibitions
ArtworkMentioned: p. 248 

Exhibitions

1945-1985. Kunst in der Bundesrepublik Deutschland Bartmann, Dominik / Grisebach, Lucius / Honisch, Dieter / Schmitz, Britta / Schneider, Angela / Schweinebraden Freiherr von Wichmann-Eichhorn, Jürgen / Svestka, Jiri / Bischoff, Ulrich / Calvocoressi, Richard / Baron Döry, Ludwig / Grochowiak, Thomas / Honnef, Klaus / Wedewer, Rolf  1985

Publisher

Wilhelm-Hack-Museum, Ludwigshafen (1985)

Details

Hardback, 366 pages

ISBN

3921524423

Language

German

Category

Group Exhibitions
ArtworkDiscussed: p. 284 
Illustrated: p. 285 (b/w) 

Exhibitions

Apokalypse. Ein Prinzip Hoffnung? Ernst Bloch zum 100. Geburtstag Gassen, Richard W.  1985

Publisher

Städtische Kunsthalle, Recklinghausen (1977)

Details

Softcover, 200 pages

Language

German

Category

Group Exhibitions
ArtworkMentioned 
Illustrated (b/w) 

Exhibitions

Fliegen - ein Traum. Faszination, Fortschritt, Vernichtungswahn. Ruhrfestspiele Recklinghausen 1977 Grochowiack, Thomas  1977

Publisher

Museum Folkwang, Essen (1972)

Details

Hardback, 154 pages

Languages

Italian, German, English

Category

Solo Exhibitions
ArtworkMentioned: p. 37 
Illustrated: p. 46 (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

Freie Münchner und Deutsche Künstlerschaft, München (1964)

Details

Softcover, 100 pages

Language

German

Category

Group Exhibitions
ArtworkMentioned: p. 8 

Exhibitions

Herbst Salon 64. Offizieller Katalog Sommer, Hartmut / Grohmann, Will / Rumer, Eberhard  1964

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Details

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ISBN

189102437X

Language

English

Category

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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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Details

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ISBN

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Category

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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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