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.

Umwandlung
Transformation

1968 46.6 cm x 67.2 cm Editions CR: 14

Offset print on lightweight card

Black offset print based on five of his own manipulated photographs created jointly with Sigmar Polke.

Edition:

  • 200 copies, signed in pencil: Richter Polke or Polke Richter, dated at bottom right, numbered at bottom left, printed subtitle: 5 Phasen einer von Polke und Richter vorgenommenen Umwandlung. Das Massiv wurde am 26. April 68 für die Dauer von zwei Stunden in eine Kugel verwandelt., underneath, in smaller type: edition 16 galerie rené block 1968.
  • 30 copies, signed in pencil, dated at bottom right, numbered in Roman numerals at bottom left.
  • 1 trial proof, unmarked.

Rago Arts and Auction Center, Lambertville, USA: 10 November 2018

Notes:

Edition: 32/200


Estimate: USD 1,000 – 1,500
Sold For:
USD 2,500 (incl. buyer’s premium)

This artwork was shown in the following exhibitions:

This artwork is included in the following publications:

Title Author Date

Publisher

Hatje Cantz, Berlin (2017)

Details

Hardback, 656 pages

ISBN

9783775719797

Languages

German, English

Category

Monographs
ArtworkMentioned: pp. 26, 30, 55, 60 
Illustrated: p. 17 (b/w) 
Gerhard Richter. Catalogue Raisonné. Volume 2: 1968 - 1976, nos. 198 - 388 Elger, Dietmar  2017

Publisher

Bloomsbury Academic, London (2015)

Details

Hardback, 237 pages

ISBN

9781472589019

Language

English

Category

Monographs
ArtworkDiscussed: pp. 52-54 
The Art of Gerhard Richter. Hermeneutics, Images, Meaning Lotz, Christian  2015

Publisher

Steidl, Göttingen (2014)

Details

Softcover, 96 pages

ISBN

9783869308425

Language

German

Category

Group Exhibitions
ArtworkDiscussed 
Illustrated (colour) 

Exhibitions

Von Warhol bis Richter. Grafik zwischen Foto und Druck. Museum Folkwang Burg, Tobias / Bezzola, Tobia  2014

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. 116, 121, 132, 162 
Discussed: pp. 66-67 
Illustrated: pp. 66 (b/w), 162 (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. 116, 121, 131, 162 
Discussed: pp. 66-67 
Illustrated: pp. 66 (b/w), 162 (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

Kerber, Bielefeld (2013)

Details

Hardback, 156 pages

ISBN

9783866788954

Language

German

Category

Group Exhibitions
ArtworkMentioned: pp. 110, 155 
Illustrated: p. 111 (colour) 

Exhibitions

Zugaben. Sammlung Freunde der Kunstmuseen Krefeld Hentschel, Martin / Röder, Sabine / Kathstede, Gregor / Teymourian-Pesch, Anahita  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. 286 

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: p. 285 

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

Hatje Cantz, Ostfildern-Ruit (2011)

Details

Hardback, 192 pages

ISBN

9783775726399

Language

English

Category

Monographs
ArtworkMentioned: pp. 23, 61, 67 
Gerhard Richter. Landscapes Butin, Hubertus / Bätschmann, Oskar / Elger, Dietmar  2011

Publisher

Hatje Cantz Verlag, Ostfildern-Ruit (2011)

Details

Hardback, 192 pages

ISBN

9783775726382

Language

German

Category

Monographs
ArtworkMentioned: pp. 23, 67 
Gerhard Richter. Landschaften Butin, Hubertus / Bätschmann, Oskar / Elger, Dietmar  2011

Publisher

Tate Publishing, London (2011)

Details

Softcover, 288 pages

ISBN

1854379453

ISBN

978-1854379450

Language

English, English

Category

Solo Exhibitions
ArtworkMentioned: p. 285 

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

Wienand Verlag, Köln (2011)

Details

Softcover, 95 pages

ISBN

9783868320619

Language

German

Category

Group Exhibitions
ArtworkIllustrated: p. 37 (colour) 

Exhibitions

Neue Realitäten. FotoGrafik von Warhol bis Havekost Schalhorn, Andreas / Butin, Andreas  2011

Publisher

Hirmer Verlag, München (2011)

Details

Hardback, 214 pages

ISBN

9783777434513

Language

German

Category

Solo Exhibitions
ArtworkDiscussed: pp. 89-90 
Illustrated: p. 89 (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. 89-90 
Illustrated: p. 89 (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

Ernst-Rietschel-Kulturring, Pulsnitz (2010)

Details

Softcover, 35 pages

ISBN

9783981280944

Language

German

Category

Solo Exhibitions
ArtworkMentioned: pp. 17-18, 21, 36 
Illustrated: p. 34 (colour) 

Exhibitions

Gerhard Richter: Übersicht Schubert, Sabine / Heinze, Helmut  2010

Publisher

University of Chicago Press, Chicago, IL (2009)

Details

Hardback, 408 pages

ISBN

9780226203232

Language

English

Category

Monographs
ArtworkMentioned: pp. 114, 188, 274-277 
Discussed: p. 119 
Illustrated: p. 122 (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

Ivorypress, Madrid (2009)

Editor

Obrist, Hans Ulrich

Details

Softcover, 86 pages

ISBN

9780955961359

Languages

English, German, Spanish

Category

Artist's Books

Notes

New edition

ArtworkDiscussed: pp. 72-73, 78-79, 84-85 
Illustrated: p. 21 (colour) 

Gerhard Richter’s artist's book Sils is named after the Swiss village of the same name, which he visited regularly for many years. Richter has approached the Sils landscape from various angles

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Gerhard Richter: Sils Richter, Gerhard / Obrist, Hans Ulrich / Bloch, Peter André  2009

Publisher

DuMont, Köln (2008)

Details

Softcover, 415 pages

ISBN

9783832190651

Language

German

Category

Monographs

Notes

Corrected and extended new edition.

ArtworkMentioned: pp. 125, 143, 180, 211 
Discussed: pp. 123-124, 309 
Illustrated: p. 122 (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

Hatje Cantz Verlag, Ostfildern-Ruit (2004)

Details

Softcover, 285 pages

ISBN

3775714308

Language

German

Category

Monographs
ArtworkMentioned: pp. 48, 89, 100, 141 
Discussed: p. 47 
Illustrated: pp. 47 (b/w), 141 (colour) 

Exhibitions

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

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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: pp. 47, 48, 89, 100, 141 
Illustrated: pp. 47 (b/w), 141 (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

DuMont, Köln (2002)

Details

Hardback, 420 pages

ISBN

9783832158484

Language

German

Category

Monographs
ArtworkMentioned: pp. 140, 158, 199, 233 
Discussed: pp. 134, 136, 350 
Illustrated: p. 135 (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

D.A.P., Distributed Art Publishers, New York, NY (2002)

Editor

Obrist, Hans Ulrich

Details

Hardback, 86 pages

ISBN

1891024558

Languages

English, German, French

Category

Artist's Books

Notes

New edition

ArtworkDiscussed: pp. 72-73, 78-79, 84-85 
Illustrated: p. 21 (colour) 

Gerhard Richter’s artist's book Sils is named after the Swiss village of the same name, which he visited regularly for many years. Richter has approached the Sils landscape from various angles

...
More Details
Gerhard Richter: Sils Richter, Gerhard / Obrist, Hans Ulrich / Bloch, Peter André  2002

Publisher

Kunst aus Nordrhein-Westfalen, Aachen (1999)

Details

Softcover, 90 pages

ISBN

3000052488

Language

German

Category

Solo Exhibitions
ArtworkMentioned: p. 84 

Exhibitions

Gerhard Richter. Werke aus Aachener Sammlungen Brusis, Ilse / Murken, Hinrich / Becker, Wolfgang / Elger, Dietmar / Engels, Maria / Gold, Anne  1999

Publisher

Stroemfeld / Roter Stern, Frankfurt a. M. (1997)

Editor

Kos, Wolfgang / Kunsthalle Wien

Details

Softcover, 248 pages

ISBN

3878776667

Language

German

Category

Group Exhibitions
ArtworkMentioned: p. 244 
Illustrated: p. 41 (colour) 

Exhibitions

Alpenblick: Die zeitgenössische Kunst und das Alpine Kos, Wolfgang / Pracher, Jeanette  1997

Publisher

Oktagon, München (1992)

Editor

Obrist, Hans Ulrich

Details

Hardback, 86 pages

ISBN

3927789321

Languages

English, German, French

Category

Artist's Books
ArtworkDiscussed: pp. 72-73, 78-79, 84-85 
Illustrated: p. 21 (colour) 

Exhibitions

Gerhard Richter’s artist's book Sils is named after the Swiss village of the same name, which he visited regularly for many years. Richter has approached the Sils landscape from various angles

...
More Details
Gerhard Richter: Sils Richter, Gerhard / Obrist, Hans Ulrich / Bloch, Peter André  1992

Publisher

Verlag der Buchhandlung Walther König, Köln (1991)

Details

Softcover, 64 pages

ISBN

3883751413

Language

German

Category

Monographs
ArtworkMentioned: p. 54 
Illustrated: p. 54 (b/w) 
Zu Richters Oktober-Bildern Butin, Hubertus  1991

Publisher

Kettler, Bönen (1990)

Details

Hardback, 208 pages

ISBN

3925608095

Languages

English, German

Category

Group Exhibitions
ArtworkMentioned: pp. 138, 140, 195 
Illustrated: p. 141 (b/w) 

Exhibitions

Zustände = States. Beispiele deutscher Graphik nach 1960 Schilling, Jürgen  1990

Publisher

DuMont, Köln (1990)

Details

Softcover, 260 pages

ISBN

3770124707

Language

German

Category

Group Exhibitions
ArtworkDiscussed: pp. 140-141 
Um 1968. Konkrete Utopien in Kunst und Gesellschaft Syring, Marie Luise / Harten, Jürgen / Gentilini, Giovanni / Lebel, Jean-Jacques / Dreßen, Wolfgang / Buchloh, Benjamin H. D. / Bussmann, Georg / Schmidt, Hans-Werner / Felix, Zdenek / Rennert, Susanne / Brock, Bazon / Sauerbier, S. D. / Härle, Clemens-Carl  1990
Gerhard Richter. Bilder = Paintings 1962 - 1985 Harten, Jürgen / Hering, Karl-Heinz / Honisch, Dieter / Loock, Ulrich / Ronte, Dieter / Elger, Dietmar  1986

Publisher

Berlinische Galerie, Berlin (1982)

Details

Softcover, 64 pages

Language

German

Category

Group Exhibitions
ArtworkMentioned: p. 54 

Exhibitions

Dada - Montage - Konzept. Berlinische Galerie Prinz, Ursula / Roters, Eberhard  1982

Publisher

BP AG, Hamburg (1976)

Details

Softcover, 20 pages

Language

German

Category

Solo Exhibitions
ArtworkMentioned: p. 12 

Exhibitions

Gerhard Richter. Das grafische Werk   1976

Publisher

Neuer Berliner Kunstverein, Berlin (1973)

Details

Softcover, 248 pages

Language

German

Category

Group Exhibitions
ArtworkIllustrated: p. 169 (b/w) 

Exhibitions

Grafische Techniken Block, René / Gerstein, Barbara / Gronau, Dietrich  1973

Publisher

Museum Folkwang, Essen (1972)

Details

Hardback, 154 pages

Languages

Italian, German, English

Category

Solo Exhibitions
ArtworkMentioned: p. 11 

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

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. 146 
Illustrated: p. 146 (b/w) 
Grafik des Kapitalistischen Realismus. KP Brehmer, Hödicke, Lueg, Polke, Richter, Vostell. Werkverzeichnisse bis 1971 Block, René / Vogel, Carl  1971
Landschaft, Landschaft. Beiträge zur Landschaftsdarstellung der letzten Jahre Lingner, K.-H. / Mehrens, H. / Winter, Peter  1971

Publisher

Museum Folkwang, Essen (1970)

Details

Softcover, 32 pages

Language

German

Category

Artist's Books
ArtworkDiscussed: p. 3 
Illustrated: p. 15 (b/w) 

Exhibitions

Gerhard Richter. Graphik 1965-1970 Honisch, Dieter  1970

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Category

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