Gerhard Richter: Paintings

Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Washington D.C., USA

14 December 1988 – 12 February 1989

A B, Courbet

1986 300 cm x 250 cm Catalogue Raisonné: 616

Oil on canvas

Sotheby's, New York, USA: 13 November 2013

Estimate: USD 15,000,000 – 20,000,000
Sold For:
USD 26,485,000 (incl. buyer’s premium)

This artwork is included in the following publications:

Title Author Date

Publisher

Prestel, München (2012)

Details

Hardback, 305 pages

ISBN

9783791351896

Language

German

Category

Solo Exhibitions
ArtworkMentioned: p. 136 

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)

Details

Hardback, 304 pages

ISBN

978284426574X

Language

French

Category

Solo Exhibitions
ArtworkMentioned: p. 13 

Exhibitions

Gerhard Richter. Panorama. Rétrospective Godfrey, Mark / Serota, Nicholas / Brill, Dorothée / Morineau, Camille / Borchardt-Hume, Achim / Dickson, Amy / Haidu, Rachel / Mehring, Christine  2012
Gerhard Richter. Panorama. A Retrospective Godfrey, Mark / Serota, Nicholas / Brill, Dorothée / Morineau, Camille / Borchardt-Hume, Achim / Dickson, Amy / Haidu, Rachel / Mehring, Christine  2011

Publisher

Hatje Cantz Verlag, Ostfildern-Ruit (2008)

Details

Hardback, 160 pages

ISBN

3775722483

Language

German

Category

Solo Exhibitions
ArtworkDiscussed: pp. 20, 21 
Illustrated: p. 55 (colour) 

Exhibitions

The book was published on the occasion of the exhibition Gerhard Richter. Abstrakte Bilder at Museum Ludwig, Cologne and Haus der Kunst, Munich. The exhibitions were dedicated to Gerhard Richter’s abstract pictures

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Gerhard Richter. Abstrakte Bilder Wilmes, Ulrich / Buchloh, Benjamin H. D. / Söntgen, Beate / Stemmrich, Gregor  2008

Publisher

Hatje Cantz Verlag, Ostfildern-Ruit (2008)

Details

Hardback, 160 pages

ISBN

9783775722490

Language

English

Category

Solo Exhibitions
ArtworkMentioned: pp. 20, 21, 37 
Illustrated: p. 55 (colour) 

Exhibitions

The book was published on the occasion of the exhibition Gerhard Richter. Abstrakte Bilder at Museum Ludwig, Cologne and Haus der Kunst, Munich. The exhibitions were dedicated to Gerhard Richter’s abstract pictures

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Gerhard Richter. Large Abstracts Wilmes, Ulrich / Buchloh, Benjamin H. D. / Söntgen, Beate / Stemmrich, Gregor  2008

Publisher

DuMont, Köln (2002)

Details

Hardback, 420 pages

ISBN

9783832158484

Language

German

Category

Monographs
ArtworkMentioned: pp. 337, 351 

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

Weber & Weidemeyer, Kassel (1987)

Details

Special binding

ISBN

3925272119

Language

German

Category

Group Exhibitions

Notes

Published in 3 Volumes

ArtworkMentioned: p. 206 
Illustrated: p. 207 (colour) 

Exhibitions

Documenta 8 Goedl, Monika / Frohne, Ursula / Nasgaard, Roald  1987

Publisher

Marian Goodman Gallery / Sperone Westwater, New York, NY (1987)

Details

Softcover, 46 pages

Language

English

Category

Solo Exhibitions
ArtworkMentioned: p. 6 

Exhibitions

Gerhard Richter. Paintings Rorimer, Anne / Zacharopoulos, Denys  1987

Publisher

Galerie Wolfgang Zwirner, Köln (1987)

Details

Softcover, 28 pages

Language

German

Category

Solo Exhibitions
ArtworkIllustrated: p. 9 (b/w) 

Exhibitions

Gerhard Richter. 20 Bilder   1987

2 related publications

Title Author Date

Publisher

Thames and Hudson, New York, NY (1988)

Details

Hardback, 160 pages

ISBN

0500014426

Language

English

Category

Solo Exhibitions

Exhibitions

Exhibition catalogue by Roald Nasgaard, with an essay by I. Michael Danoff, and an interview with Gerhard Richter by Benjamin H. D. Buchloh, edited by Terry A. Neff

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Gerhard Richter. Paintings Neff, Terry A. / Nasgaard, Roald / Danoff, I. Michael / Buchloh, Benjamin H. D.  1988

In

The New York Times

Issue

17 December 1988

Language

English

Category

Newspaper Articles
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Exhibitions

Style as contradiction of style Kimmelman, Michael  1988