Gerhard Richter: Atlas

Whitechapel Gallery, London, UK

06 December 2003 – 14 March 2004

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

This exhibition of Atlas displayed 691 sheets from the collection.

View the complete Atlas here.

Abstraktes Bild
Abstract Painting

1977 200 cm x 300 cm Catalogue Raisonné: 428

Oil on canvas

Sotheby's, London, UK: 14 October 2006

Estimate: GBP 800,000 – 1,200,000 USD 1,509,433 – 2,264,150
Sold For:
GBP 1,072,000 (incl. buyer’s premium)
USD 2,022,641

Sotheby's, New York, USA: 14 November 2000

Estimate: USD 400,000 – 600,000
Sold For:
USD 665,750

Christie's, New York, USA: 07 May 1990

Estimate: USD 300,000 – 400,000
Sold For:
USD 352,000

This artwork is included in the following publications:

Title Author Date

Publisher

Kiepenheuer & Witsch, Köln (2013)

Details

Softcover, 367 pages

ISBN

9783462045550

ISBN

3462045555

Language

German

Category

Other publications
ArtworkMentioned: pp. 311, 362 
Illustrated: p. 316 (colour) 

In Was die Bilder erzählen, the German essayist Dieter Wellershoff presents a tour through an imaginary museum. He introduces over 230 paintings, by some 80 artists

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Was die Bilder erzählen. Ein Rundgang durch mein imaginäres Museum Wellershoff, Dieter  2013

Publisher

DuMont, Köln (2002)

Details

Hardback, 420 pages

ISBN

9783832158484

Language

German

Category

Monographs
ArtworkMentioned: p. 295 
Illustrated: p. 291 (colour) 

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

Marian Goodman Gallery / Sperone Westwater, New York, NY (1987)

Details

Softcover, 46 pages

Language

English

Category

Solo Exhibitions
ArtworkMentioned: p. 6 

Exhibitions

Gerhard Richter. Paintings Rorimer, Anne / Zacharopoulos, Denys  1987
Gerhard Richter. Bilder = Paintings 1962 - 1985 Harten, Jürgen / Hering, Karl-Heinz / Honisch, Dieter / Loock, Ulrich / Ronte, Dieter / Elger, Dietmar  1986
Art in Our Time Van Dyke, Andrea S. / Danhoff, I. Michael  1980

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2 related publications

Title Author Date

Publisher

Whitechapel Art Gallery, London (2003)

Details

Softcover, 144 pages

ISBN

0854881352

Language

English

Category

Solo Exhibitions

Exhibitions

Gerhard Richter. Atlas the Reader Buchloh, Benjamin H. D. / Chevrier, Jean-Francois / Cook, Lynne / Friedel, Helmut / Zweite, Armin  2003

In

The Guardian

Issue

09 December 2003

Category

Newspaper Articles
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Exhibitions

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