Gerhard Richter. Das grafische Werk

Gerhard Richter: Graphical Work

Clubheim der Deutschen BP, Hamburg, Germany

18 March 1976 – 30 April 1976

Kugelobjekt I
Spherical Object I

1970 18 cm x 13 cm x 5 cm Editions CR: 28

Black-and-white photograph, wooden box, three panes of glass, three steel balls of different sizes

Black-and-white photograph, wooden box, three panes of glass, three steel balls of different sizes.

A photograph taken by Richter of the staircase in his first Düsseldorf studio at Fürstenwall 204.

30 copies, signed and dated in white pencil, marked on reverse: I or II. Some of the prints are not of the photograph seen above, but of the photograph from Spherical Object II [CR: 29] as some boxes were switched during the labeling process. Some boxes are dated 1969 instead of 1970.

According to Vogel and Block: 4 yellow cardboard test models in various sizes.

1 known prototype consisting of a black and white photograph, a box made of a grey-brown hard fiberboard with grey insulating tape, two steel balls, 15.3 x 10.7 x 1.6 cm, signed and marked in ink on reverse: (Modell für die Box) 1969, für Herrn Althofer [(model for the box) 1969, for Mr Althofer].

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: p. 185 
Discussed: p. 132 
Illustrated: p. 185 (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: p. 185 
Discussed: p. 131 
Illustrated: p. 185 (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

Publisher

Hirmer Verlag, München (2011)

Details

Hardback, 214 pages

ISBN

9783777434513

Language

German

Category

Solo Exhibitions
ArtworkMentioned: p. 62 

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: p. 62 

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
Gerhard Richter. Editions 1965–2004 Butin, Hubertus / Gronert, Stefan  2004
Gerhard Richter. Editionen 1965–2004 Butin, Hubertus / Gronert, Stefan  2004

Publisher

Dallas Museum of Art, Dallas, TX (2000)

Details

Unknown binding, 6 pages

Language

English

Category

Solo Exhibitions
ArtworkMentioned: p. 3 

Exhibitions

Gerhard Richter in Dallas Collections Wylie, Charles  2000

Publisher

BP AG, Hamburg (1976)

Details

Softcover, 20 pages

Language

German

Category

Solo Exhibitions
ArtworkMentioned: p. 16 

Exhibitions

Gerhard Richter. Das grafische Werk   1976

Publisher

Neuer Berliner Kunstverein, Berlin (1974)

Details

Softcover, 230 pages

Languages

German, English

Category

Group Exhibitions
ArtworkIllustrated: p. 178 (b/w) 

Exhibitions

Multiples. Ein Versuch die Entwicklung des Auflagenobjektes darzustellen = An Attempt to Present the Development of the Object Edition. Eine Ausstellung des Neuen Berliner Kunstvereins in den Räumen der Kunstbibliothek 8. Mai – 15. Juni 1974 Block, René / Schwarz, Arturo / Loring, John / Goodman, Marian / Di Dio, François / Feelisch, Wolfgang / Wallenberg, Hans  1974

Publisher

Edition René Block, Berlin (1971)

Details

Hardback, 193 pages

Language

German

Category

Other publications

Notes

Published in two volumes: Grafik des Kapitalistischen Realismus 1: Werkverzeichnisse bis 1971; Grafik des Kapitalistischen Realismus 2: Werkverzeichnisse der Druckgrafik, September 1971 - May 1976

ArtworkMentioned: p. 154 
Grafik des Kapitalistischen Realismus. KP Brehmer, Hödicke, Lueg, Polke, Richter, Vostell. Werkverzeichnisse bis 1971 Block, René / Vogel, Carl  1971

Publisher

Museum Folkwang, Essen (1970)

Details

Softcover, 32 pages

Language

German

Category

Artist's Books
ArtworkMentioned: p. 3 
Illustrated: p. 29 (b/w) 

Exhibitions

Gerhard Richter. Graphik 1965-1970 Honisch, Dieter  1970

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Title Author Date

Publisher

BP AG, Hamburg (1976)

Details

Softcover, 20 pages

Language

German

Category

Solo Exhibitions

Exhibitions

Gerhard Richter. Das grafische Werk   1976