Gerhard Richter: Portraits

National Portrait Gallery, London, UK

26 February 2009 – 31 May 2009

Arnold Bode

1964 170 cm x 110 cm Catalogue Raisonné: 33

Oil on canvas

Arnold Bode was born on December 23, 1900 in Kassel, Germany.
He died on October 3, 1977.

Bode is the founder of documenta Kassel which started in 1955. The exhibition, featuring a broad overview of 20th century art was a huge success. Bode served as the director of the exhibition through documenta 4 in 1968.

Following numerous awards for outstanding service in the field of contemporary art, Bode – architect, painter, designer and curator – received the German Federal Cross of Merit in 1974.

Neue Galerie, Museumslandschaft Hessen Kassel, Kassel, Germany



This artwork was shown in the following exhibitions:

This artwork is included in the following publications:

Title Author Date

Publisher

University of Chicago Press, Chicago, IL (2009)

Details

Hardback, 408 pages

ISBN

9780226203232

Language

English

Category

Monographs
ArtworkMentioned: p. 367 
Discussed: p. 73 

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

DuMont, Köln (2009)

Details

Hardback, 176 pages

ISBN

9783832191542

Language

German

Category

Solo Exhibitions
ArtworkMentioned: p. 170 
Illustrated: pp. 54 (Detail), 106 (colour) 

Exhibitions

The catalogue of the exhibition Gerhard Richter. Portraits at the National Portrait Gallery, London in 2009 focuses on Richter's portraiture

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Die Porträts von Gerhard Richter Moorhouse, Paul  2009

Publisher

National Portrait Gallery Publications, London (2009)

Details

Hardback, 176 pages

ISBN

9781855143975

Language

English

Category

Solo Exhibitions
ArtworkMentioned: p. 170 
Illustrated: pp. 104 (Detail), 106 (colour) 

Exhibitions

The catalogue of the exhibition Gerhard Richter. Portraits at the National Portrait Gallery, London in 2009 focuses on Richter's portraiture

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Gerhard Richter. Portraits. Painting Appearances Moorhouse, Paul  2009

Publisher

DuMont, Köln (2008)

Details

Softcover, 415 pages

ISBN

9783832190651

Language

German

Category

Monographs

Notes

Corrected and extended new edition.

ArtworkMentioned: pp. 90, 399 
Discussed: p. 94 

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, Ostildern-Ruit (2006)

Details

Hardback, 224 pages

ISBN

9783775717243

Language

German

Category

Monographs
ArtworkMentioned: p. 249 
Illustrated: p. 13 (colour) 

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

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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. 92, 249 
Illustrated: p. 13 (colour) 

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

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Gerhard Richter. Portraits Gronert, Stefan / Butin, Hubertus  2006
Gerhard Richter. Bilder = Paintings 1962 - 1985 Harten, Jürgen / Hering, Karl-Heinz / Honisch, Dieter / Loock, Ulrich / Ronte, Dieter / Elger, Dietmar  1986

Publisher

Interessengemeinschaft Berliner Kunsthändler, Berlin (1980)

Details

Softcover, 123 pages

Language

German

Category

Group Exhibitions
ArtworkMentioned: p. 120 

Exhibitions

Der gekrümmte Horizont. Kunst in Berlin 1945-1967. [Kunsttage Berlin 1980] Gachnang, Johannes / Prinz, Ursula  1980

Publisher

Nationalgalerie Berlin, Staatliche Museen Preussischer Kulturbesitz, Berlin (1978)

Details

Softcover, 144 pages

ISBN

3496010037

Language

German

Category

Group Exhibitions
ArtworkMentioned: p. 68 
Illustrated: pp. 69, 134 (b/w) 

Exhibitions

Aspekte der 60er Jahre. Aus der Sammlung Reinhard Onnasch Honisch, Dieter / Onnasch, Reinhard / Lindenberg, Ilona  1978

Publisher

Museum Folkwang, Essen (1972)

Details

Hardback, 154 pages

Languages

Italian, German, English

Category

Solo Exhibitions
ArtworkMentioned: p. 37 

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

Württembergischer Kunstverein, Stuttgart (1967)

Details

Softcover, 84 pages

Language

German

Category

Group Exhibitions
ArtworkMentioned: p. 56 

Exhibitions

Figurationen. Horst Antes, George Baselitz, Sine Hansen. Fritz Köthe, Uwe Lausen, Konrad Lueg, Sigmar Polke, Gerhard Richter, Heinrich Richter, Michael Schoenholtz, Lambert Maria Wintersberger, Paul Wunderlich Honisch, Dieter  1967

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Publisher

DuMont, Köln (2009)

Details

Hardback, 176 pages

ISBN

9783832191542

Language

German

Category

Solo Exhibitions

Exhibitions

The catalogue of the exhibition Gerhard Richter. Portraits at the National Portrait Gallery, London in 2009 focuses on Richter's portraiture

...
More Details
Die Porträts von Gerhard Richter Moorhouse, Paul  2009

Publisher

National Portrait Gallery Publications, London (2009)

Details

Hardback, 176 pages

ISBN

9781855143975

Language

English

Category

Solo Exhibitions

Exhibitions

The catalogue of the exhibition Gerhard Richter. Portraits at the National Portrait Gallery, London in 2009 focuses on Richter's portraiture

...
More Details
Gerhard Richter. Portraits. Painting Appearances Moorhouse, Paul  2009

In

Der Spiegel

Issue

21 February 2009, No. 9, p. 139

Language

German

Category

Online Publications
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Exhibitions

Ausstellungen. Geheimnisvolle Gesichter   2009
"Ach so, das war die sexuelle Befreiung" Karcher, Eva  2009

In

Süddeutsche Zeitung

Issue

17 May 2010

Language

German

Category

Newspaper Articles
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Exhibitions

Künstler Gerhard Richter. Rausgeworfen und aufgehängt Koldehoff, Stefan  2010

In

The Guardian

Issue

12 December 2008

Language

English

Category

Newspaper Articles
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Exhibitions

Gallery hosts first Richter portrait show Brown, Mark  2008
Gerhard Richter in München und London dpa  2009

In

The Guardian

Issue

25 April 2009

Language

English

Category

Newspaper Articles
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Exhibitions

Grand illusion Weigel, Moira  2009