Gerhard Richter: Painting After All

The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, USA

04 March 2020 – 05 July 2020

George

1975 65 cm x 60 cm Catalogue Raisonné: 381-2

Oil on canvas

Christie's, London, UK: 29 June 1995

Estimate: GBP 80,000 – 120,000 USD 127,084 – 190,627
Sold For:
GBP 111,500
USD 177,124

Artist Room Collection, Tate, London and National Galleries of Scotland, Edinburgh, UK



This artwork is included in the following publications:

Title Author Date

Publisher

Verlag der Buchhandlung Walther König, Köln (2011)

Details

Hardback, 862 pages

ISBN

9783863350567

Language

German

Category

Monographs

Notes

2nd ed.

ArtworkMentioned: p. 9 

The catalogue Gerhard Richter. Atlas displays 783 plates of Gerhard Richter’s Atlas. Atlas is a collection of photographs, newspaper cuttings and sketches, which the artist compiled and then arranged on single sheets

...
More Details
Gerhard Richter. Atlas Friedel, Helmut  2011

Publisher

University of Chicago Press, Chicago, IL (2009)

Details

Hardback, 408 pages

ISBN

9780226203232

Language

English

Category

Monographs
ArtworkMentioned: pp. 227, 359 
Illustrated: pp. 226 (b/w), 225 (colour) 

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

...
More Details
Gerhard Richter. A Life in Painting Elger, Dietmar  2009

Publisher

Kulturstiftung der Länder in Verbindung mit dem Gerhard Richter Archiv, Staatliche Kunstsammlungen, Dresden (2009)

Details

Softcover, 32 pages

Language

German

Category

Monographs
ArtworkMentioned: pp. 18, 24 

This issue of the Patrimonia series was published on the occasion of the acquisition of the painting Portrait Dr. Knobloch of 1964 by Staatliche Kunstsammlungen Dresden in 2009

...
More Details
Gerhard Richter. Porträt Dr. Knobloch (Patrimonia 344) Elger, Dietmar / Roth, Martin / Stange, Eva-Maria  2009

Publisher

DuMont, Köln (2008)

Details

Softcover, 415 pages

ISBN

9783832190651

Language

German

Category

Monographs

Notes

Corrected and extended new edition.

ArtworkMentioned: pp. 24, 54, 249, 395 
Discussed: p. 252 
Illustrated: pp. 251 (b/w), 250 (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

...
More Details
Gerhard Richter, Maler Elger, Dietmar  2008

Publisher

Verlag der Buchhandlung Walther König, Köln (2006)

Details

Hardback, 862 pages

ISBN

9783883758015

Language

German

Category

Monographs

Notes

Encyclopedic new edition that completely revises and updates the 1997 edition and includes 147 additional plates.

ArtworkMentioned: p. 9 

At 864 pages, this monumental and comprehensive publication maps the ideas, processes, life and times of Gerhard Richter. Conceived and closely edited by Richter himself, Atlas cuts straight to the heart of the artist's work

...
More Details
Gerhard Richter. Atlas Friedel, Helmut  2006

Publisher

Thames & Hudson, London (2006)

Details

Hardback, 862 pages

ISBN

9780500970171

Language

English

Category

Monographs

Notes

Encyclopedic new edition,which completely revises and updates the 1997 edition and includes 147 additional plates.

ArtworkMentioned: p. 9 

At 864 pages, this monumental and comprehensive publication maps the ideas, processes, life and times of Gerhard Richter. Conceived and closely edited by Richter himself, Atlas cuts straight to the heart of the artist's work

...
More Details
Gerhard Richter. Atlas Friedel, Helmut  2006

Publisher

Hatje Cantz, Ostildern-Ruit (2006)

Details

Hardback, 224 pages

ISBN

9783775717243

Language

German

Category

Monographs
ArtworkMentioned: pp. 55, 85 
Discussed: pp. 98, 211-215 

Exhibitions

Gerhard Richter. Portraits is the first publication that focuses solely on Richter’s portraits, many of which have now gained both recognition and veneration across the globe

...
More Details
Gerhard Richter. Portraits Gronert, Stefan / Butin, Hubertus  2006

Publisher

Hatje Cantz, Ostfildern-Ruit (2006)

Details

Hardback, 224 pages

ISBN

9783775717250

Language

English

Category

Monographs
ArtworkMentioned: pp. 55, 85, 97-98 
Discussed: pp. 211-215 

Exhibitions

Gerhard Richter. Portraits is the first publication that focuses solely on Richter’s portraits, many of which have now gained both recognition and veneration across the globe

...
More Details
Gerhard Richter. Portraits Gronert, Stefan / Butin, Hubertus  2006

Publisher

Richter Verlag, Düsseldorf in association with D.A.P Distributed Art Publishers, New York, NY (2005)

Details

Hardback, 324 pages

ISBN

9783937572215

ISBN

393757221X

Language

English, English

Category

Solo Exhibitions
ArtworkMentioned: pp. 38-39 
Illustrated: p. 163 (colour) 

Exhibitions

This catalogue raisonné records Richter’s works in the years 1993-2004. In his work, Gerhard Richter calls into question painting's boundaries, and the labels applied to painting and theories connected with them

...
More Details
Gerhard Richter. Catalogue Raisonné 1993–2004 Zweite, Armin  2005

Publisher

DuMont, Köln (2002)

Details

Hardback, 420 pages

ISBN

9783832158484

Language

German

Category

Monographs
ArtworkMentioned: pp. 23, 56, 279, 437 
Discussed: pp. 278, 279, 281 
Illustrated: pp. 280, 281 (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

...
More Details
Gerhard Richter, Maler Elger, Dietmar  2002

Publisher

Anthony d'Offay, London (1988)

Details

Softcover, 45 pages

Language

English

Category

Solo Exhibitions
ArtworkMentioned 

Exhibitions

Gerhard Richter. The London Paintings Lloyd, Jill  1988
Gerhard Richter. Bilder = Paintings 1962 - 1985 Harten, Jürgen / Hering, Karl-Heinz / Honisch, Dieter / Loock, Ulrich / Ronte, Dieter / Elger, Dietmar  1986

14 related publications

Title Author Date

In

Monopol. Magazin für Kunst und Leben

Issue

08 October 2019

ISBN

1614-5445

Language

German

Category

Online Publications
Read Article

Exhibitions

Partys und Richter-Schau. Metropolitan Museum feiert 2020 Geburtstag dpa  2019

In

Spiegel Online

Issue

07 March 2020

Language

German

Category

Online Publications
Read Article

Exhibitions

Gerhard Richter in New York. German Horror Oehmke, Philipp  2020

In

Monopol. Magazin für Kunst und Leben

Issue

07 March 2020

ISBN

1614-5445

Language

German

Category

Online Publications
Read Article

Exhibitions

Gerhard Richter in New York. Malerei an die Grenzen getrieben Moll, Sebastian  2020

In

Westfalen-Blatt

Issue

16 March 2020

Language

German

Category

Newspaper Articles
Read Article

Exhibitions

Der Meister mit dem Farbwischer Hörttrich, Burgit  2020

In

Artnet

Issue

14 April 2020

Language

English

Category

Online Publications
Read Article

Exhibitions

For Decades, the Artist Gerhard Richter Has Plumbed the Depths of the German Soul in Increasingly Abstract Ways. See His Trajectory Here Goldstein, Caroline  2020

In

Art in America

Issue

13 April 2020

Language

English

Category

Online Publications
Read Article

Exhibitions

"Gerhard Richter: Painting After All" Foregrounded a Question at the Heart of Richter’s Practice: "Why Paint?" Wetzler, Rachel  2020

Issue

14 April 2020

Editor

Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York

Language

English

Category

Online Publications
Read Article

Exhibitions

Painting After All: Authors Sheena Wagstaff and Brinda Kumar on the Gerhard Richter Book and Exhibition High, Rachel  2020

In

report-K: Internetzeitung Köln

Issue

21 October 2019

Language

German

Category

Online Publications
Read Article

Exhibitions

Gerhard Richter: Super-Schau in New York Mohr, Christoph  2019
Kölner Künstler in München, New York, Nürnberg, Winterthur und Wolfsburg Mohr, Christoph  2020

In

Artforum

Issue

January 2020

ISBN

0004-3532

Language

English

Category

Online Publications
Read Article

Exhibitions

"Gerhard Richter: Painting After All" Kantor, Jordan  2020

In

Monopol. Magazin für Kunst und Leben

Issue

15 September 2020

ISBN

1614-5445

Language

German

Category

Online Publications
Read Article

Exhibitions

Nach Corona-Pause: Richter-Bilder doch wieder in New York zu sehen dpa/monopol  2020

In

The Art Newspaper

Issue

05 March 2020

Language

English

Category

Online Publications
Read Article

Exhibitions

Three exhibitions to see in New York this weekend Angeleti, Gabriella / Ludel, Wallace  2020

In

The Brooklyn Rail

Issue

May 2020

ISBN

2157-2151

Language

English

Category

Online Publications
Read Article

Exhibitions

Gerhard Richter: Painting After All Holmes, Jessica  2020

In

The New Yorker

Issue

16 March 2020

Language

English

Category

Online Publications
Read Article

Exhibitions

The Dark Revelations of Gerhard Richter Schjeldahl, Peter  2020