Gerhard Richter: Die Editionen

Gerhard Richter: The Editions

Folkwang Museum, Essen, Germany

07 April 2017 – 30 July 2017

This exhibition, in cooperation with the Olbricht Collection, will show all editions by Gerhard Richter since 1965.

Pyramide
Pyramid

1966 90.1 cm x 98 cm – 92.5 cm x 102 cm Editions CR: 9

Black-and-white photograph on photographic canvas

Black-and-white photograph after the 1964 oil painting Small Pyramid [CR: 48-1].
 

Edition:

  • 10 copies, signed in pencil, dated and numbered on reverse (5 mounted on plastic panels, framed with bright wooden strip and under glass; 4 mounted on stretcher frame; 1 mounted on wooden panel, framed with black decorative strip).
  • 3 trial prints, mounted on plastic panel, framed and under glass, signed in pencil, dated, numbered and marked on reverse: Probedruck.

Guernsey's, New York, USA: 20 February 2019

Notes:

Outside Edition of 10


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This artwork was shown in the following exhibitions:

This artwork is included in the following publications:

Title Author Date

Publisher

Edition Folkwang / Steidl, Göttingen (2017)

Editor

Museum Folkwang

Details

Softcover, 63 pages

ISBN

9783958293564

Language

German

Category

Solo Exhibitions
ArtworkMentioned: p. 13 

Exhibitions

Gerhard Richter: Die Editionen   2017

Publisher

Hatje Cantz, Ostfildern (2014)

Editor

Butin, Hubertus / Gronert, Stefan / Olbricht, Thomas

Details

Hardback, 337 pages

ISBN

9783775735193

ISBN

3775735194

Language

English, English

Category

Monographs
ArtworkMentioned: pp. 126, 157 
Discussed: p. 125 
Illustrated: pp. 125, 157 (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)

Editor

Butin, Hubertus / Gronert, Stefan / Olbricht, Thomas

Details

Hardback, 337 pages

ISBN

9783775735186

ISBN

3775735186

Language

German, German

Category

Monographs
ArtworkMentioned: pp. 121, 158 
Illustrated: p. 158 (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

University of Chicago Press, Chicago, IL (2009)

Details

Hardback, 408 pages

ISBN

9780226203232

Language

English

Category

Monographs
ArtworkMentioned: pp. 102-103 

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
Gerhard Richter: Editionen 1965-2004 Butin, Hubertus / Gronert, Stefan  2004

Publisher

Hatje Cantz, Ostfildern-Ruit (2004)

Editor

Butin, Hubertus / Gronert, Stefan

Details

Hardback, 320 pages

ISBN

3775714316

Language

English

Category

Monographs
ArtworkMentioned: p. 136 
Discussed: p. 95 
Illustrated: p. 136 (colour) 

Exhibitions

The catalogue raisonné of Gerhard Richters editions 1965–2004 was published to coincide with exhibitions in Bonn, Lucerne, Emden, Tübingen and Salzburg

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Gerhard Richter: Editions 1965-2004   2004

Publisher

Galerie Jule Kewenig, Frechen-Bachern (1988)

Details

Softcover, 256 pages

ISBN

3927047015

Language

German

Category

Group Exhibitions
ArtworkIllustrated: p. 177 (b/w) 

Exhibitions

Pyramiden Wiesler, Hermann  1988

Publisher

DuMont, Köln (1984)

Details

Softcover, 202 pages

ISBN

3770116755

Languages

English, German

Category

Group Exhibitions
ArtworkMentioned: p. 193 

Exhibitions

Aufbrüche, Manifeste, Manifestationen. Positionen in der bildenden Kunst zu Beginn der 60er Jahre in Berlin, Düsseldorf und München = Upheavals, Manifestos, Manifestationen. Conceptions in the Arts at the Beginning of the Sixties. Berlin, Düsseldorf, Schrenk, Klaus / Williams, Emmett / Ditzen, Lore / Ruhrberg, Karl / Roh, Juliane / Bachmayer, Hans M.  1984
Kunst mit Photographie. Die Sammlung Dr. Rolf H. Krauss Krauss, Rolf H. / Schmalriede, Manfred / Schwarz, Michael  1983

Publisher

Städtisches Kunstmuseum, Bonn (1982)

Details

Softcover, 117 pages

Language

German

Category

Group Exhibitions
ArtworkMentioned: p. 112 

Exhibitions

Sammlung Ulbricht Stemmler, Dierk / Fischer, Alfred M.  1982

Publisher

BP AG, Hamburg (1976)

Details

Softcover, 20 pages

Language

German

Category

Solo Exhibitions
ArtworkMentioned: pp. 7, 10 

Exhibitions

Gerhard Richter. Das grafische Werk   1976

Publisher

Edition René Block, Berlin (1971)

Details

Hardback, 193 pages

Language

German

Category

Monographs

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. 144 
Illustrated: p. 144 (b/w) 
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. 2 
Illustrated: p. 10 (b/w) 

Exhibitions

Gerhard Richter. Graphik 1965-1970 Honisch, Dieter  1970

Publisher

Edition Rottloff, Karlsruhe (1966)

Details

Special binding, 10 pages

Language

German

Category

Group Exhibitions
ArtworkIllustrated (b/w) 

Exhibitions

Multiplizierte Objekte   1966

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Title Author Date

Publisher

Snoeck Verlagsgesellschaft, Köln (2017)

Editor

Olbricht, Thomas

Details

Hardback, 163 pages

ISBN

9783864422003

Languages

German, English

Category

Monographs

Exhibitions

Gerhard Richter. Unikate in Serie / Unique Pieces in Series Butin, Hubertus  2017

Publisher

Edition Folkwang / Steidl, Göttingen (2017)

Editor

Museum Folkwang

Details

Softcover, 63 pages

ISBN

9783958293564

Language

German

Category

Solo Exhibitions

Exhibitions

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In

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Issue

19 April 2017

Language

English

Category

Online Publications
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In

Ruhr-Nachrichten

Issue

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Language

German

Category

Newspaper Articles
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Exhibitions

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In

Deutsche Welle

Issue

19 April 2017

Language

German

Category

Online Publications
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Exhibitions

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