Gerhard Richter. Ohne Farbe

Gerhard Richter: Without Colour

Museum Franz Gertsch, Burgdorf, Switzerland

05 February 2005 – 08 May 2005

Farbfelder. 6 Anordnungen von 1260 Farben (Gelb-Blau-Rot)
Colour Fields. 6 Arrangements of 1260 Colours (Yellow-Blue-Red)

1974 64.4 cm x 79.2 cm Editions CR: 51c

Six offset prints on card in cardboard portfolio

Portfolio containing 6 offset prints showing 1,260 Colour Fields each whose arrangements was drawn by lot.
 

Edition:

  • 32 portfolios, each sheet signed in pencil, dated at bottom right, marked at bottom left with the corresponding colour combination, numbered at bottom left or on the portfolio at bottom right.
  • 3 portfolios, each sheet signed in pencil, dated at bottom right, numbered in Roman numerals at bottom left.
  • 4 single sheets, signed in pencil, dated at bottom right, marked with the corresponding colour combination at bottom left, unnumbered.
  • 7 single sheets, marked in pencil with corresponding colour combination, unsigned, undated, unnumbered.
  • Unknown number of trial proofs, signed in pencil, dated at bottom left or centre, marked at bottom left or centre: Probedruck or (Druckprobe).

This artwork was shown in the following exhibitions:

This artwork is included in the following publications:

Title Author Date

Publisher

Snoeck Verlagsgesellschaft, Köln (2017)

Editor

Olbricht, Thomas

Details

Hardback, 163 pages

ISBN

9783864422003

Languages

German, English

Category

Monographs
ArtworkMentioned: pp. 6, 7 

Exhibitions

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

Publisher

Verlag der Buchhandlung Walther König, Köln (2017)

Editor

Dziewior, Yilmaz / Kersting, Rita

Details

Softcover, 70 pages

ISBN

9783960980940

Languages

German, English

Category

Solo Exhibitions
ArtworkMentioned: pp. 7, II 

Exhibitions

Gerhard Richter: Neue Bilder / New Paintings   2017

Publisher

Edition Folkwang / Steidl, Göttingen (2017)

Editor

Museum Folkwang

Details

Softcover, 63 pages

ISBN

9783958293564

Language

German

Category

Solo Exhibitions
ArtworkDiscussed: pp. 25, 40 

Exhibitions

Gerhard Richter: Die Editionen   2017

Publisher

Ludwig Museum, Koblenz (2016)

Details

Softcover, 64 pages

ISBN

9783981687828

Language

German

Category

Group Exhibitions
ArtworkMentioned: p. 58 

Exhibitions

"Die Realität und das Göttliche". Festschrift zum Jubiläum 1216 - 2016. Vom Deutschherrenhaus zum Ludwig Museum Bayard, Frank / Fachbach, Jens / Heinz, Stefan / Leu, Suzana / Hesslinger, Mark R.  2016

Publisher

Wienand Verlag, Köln (2016)

Editor

Groos, Ulrike / Froitzheim, Eva-Marina

Details

Softcover, 168 pages

ISBN

9783868323412

Languages

German, English

Category

Group Exhibitions
ArtworkDiscussed: pp. 34, 39 

Exhibitions

[un]erwartet. Kunst des Zufalls   2016

Publisher

Dominique Lévy, New York (2015)

Details

Hardback, 140 pages

ISBN

9781944379018

Language

English

Category

Solo Exhibitions
ArtworkMentioned: pp. 25, 120 

Exhibitions

Gerhard Richter: Colour Charts Elger, Dietmar / Butin, Hubertus / Mansoor, Jaleh  2015

Publisher

Hirmer, München (2015)

Editor

Thierolf, Corinna

Details

Softcover, 91 pages

ISBN

9783777425078

Languages

German, English

Category

Group Exhibitions
ArtworkIllustrated: p. 85 (colour) 

Exhibitions

Königsklasse III: Zeitgenössische Kunst aus der Pinakothek der Moderne Knust, Sabine / Spengler, Tilman / Thierolf, Corinna  2015

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: p. 215 
Illustrated: p. 217 (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: p. 215 
Illustrated: p. 217 (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 

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. 128 

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. 124, 128, 202 

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

MER. Paper Kunsthalle, Gent (2008)

Details

Softcover, 101 pages

ISBN

9789076979533

Language

English

Category

Solo Exhibitions
ArtworkMentioned: p. 54 
Illustrated: p. 54 (colour) 

Exhibitions

Gerhard Richter. Panorama Lambrecht, Luk / Leen, Frederik / Storr, Robert  2008
Gerhard Richter: Editionen 1965-2004 Butin, Hubertus / Gronert, Stefan  2004
Gerhard Richter: Editions 1965-2004   2004

Publisher

Galerie-Verein, München (1990)

Details

Hardback

Language

German

Category

Group Exhibitions

Notes

Vol. 1: Bilder und Objekte in der Staatsgalerie Moderner Kunst München
Vol. 2: Zeichnungen und Druckgraphik in der Staatlichen Graphischen Sammlung München

ArtworkMentioned: p. 204 

Exhibitions

Kunst ist Kunst ist Kunst. Der Galerie-Verein München, 1965-1990. Eine Auswahl der Sammlung in der Staatsgalerie moderner Kunst und in der Staatlichen Graphischen Sammlung Goedl, Monika / Sonnenburg, Hubertus F. von / Bischoff, Ulrich / Schulz-Hoffmann, Carla / Rein, Ingrid / Sattler, Katharina / Holler, Wolfgang / Falk, Tilman  1990

Publisher

Biennale der Europäischen Grafik, Heidelberg (1988)

Details

Unknown binding, 411 pages

Languages

German, English, French

Category

Group Exhibitions
ArtworkMentioned: p. 327 
Illustrated: p. 47 (colour) 

Exhibitions

5. Biennale der Europäischen Grafik, Heidelberg = 5th Biennial of European Graphic Arts, Heidelberg = 5. Biennale de la Gravure Européenne, Heidelberg Lukes, Milos  1988

Publisher

Institut für Auslandsbeziehungen, Stuttgart (1985)

Details

Softcover, 152 pages

Languages

English, German

Category

Group Exhibitions
ArtworkMentioned: pp. 12, 13, 14, 15 
Illustrated: p. 113 (colour) 

Exhibitions

Graphics of the 70s. Federal Republic of Germany = Grafik der 70er Jahre. Bundesrepublik Deutschland Adriani, Götz / Rodiek, Thorsten  1985

Publisher

Institut für Auslandsbeziehungen, Stuttgart (1985)

Details

Softcover, 156 pages

Languages

Spanish, German

Category

Group Exhibitions
ArtworkMentioned: pp. 12, 13, 14, 15 
Illustrated: p. 117 (colour) 

Exhibitions

Gráfica de los años 70. República Federal de Alemania = Grafik der 70er Jahre. Bundesrepublik Deutschland Adriani, Götz / Rodiek, Thorsten  1985

Publisher

Edition René Block, Berlin (1976)

Details

Softcover, 70 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: pp. 240, 248 
Illustrated: p. 248 (b/w) 
KP Brehmer, KH Hödicke, Sigmar Polke, Gerhard Richter, Wolf Vostell. Werkverzeichnisse der Druckgrafik Block, René  1976

2 related publications

Title Author Date

Publisher

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

Details

Hardback, 96 pages

ISBN

9783775715836

Languages

German, English

Category

Solo Exhibitions

Exhibitions

Gerhard Richter. Ohne Farbe = Without Color Spieler, Reinhard / Gelshorn, Julian / Kania, Elke / Krystof, Doris  2005
Er ist immer schon da Honnef, Klaus  2005