Gerhard Richter: Portraits

National Portrait Gallery, London, UK

26 February 2009 – 31 May 2009

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1971 80.6 cm x 60.1 cm Catalogue Raisonné: 323-11

Oil on canvas

Christie's, London, UK: 20 June 2007

Estimate: GBP 800,000 – 1,200,000 USD 1,582,278 – 2,373,417
Sold For:
GBP 1,308,000 (incl. buyer’s premium)
USD 2,584,980

Villa Grisebach, Berlin, Germany: 26 May 2006

Estimate: EUR 250,000 – 350,000 USD 312,500 – 437,500
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EUR 783,500 (incl. buyer’s premium)
USD 1,004,487

This artwork is included in the following publications:

Title Author Date

Publisher

Hatje Cantz, Ostfildern (2014)

Details

Hardback, 337 pages

ISBN

9783775735193

ISBN

3775735194

Language

English

Category

Monographs
ArtworkMentioned: p. 77 

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)

Details

Hardback, 337 pages

ISBN

9783775735186

ISBN

3775735186

Language

German

Category

Monographs
ArtworkMentioned: p. 77 

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
Guess What? Hardcore Contemporary Art's Truly a World Treasure. Selected Works from the Yageo Foundation Collection Kenjirō, Hosaka  2014

Publisher

The Museum of Modern Art, New York, NY (2003)

Details

Softcover, 336 pages

ISBN

0870703552

Language

English

Category

Monographs
ArtworkIllustrated: p. 232 (colour) 

Gerhard Richter is widely recognized as one of the most significant painters working today, and he is certainly among the most influential. He has worked in a wide range of media since the early 1960s

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Gerhard Richter. Doubt and Belief in Painting Storr, Robert  2003

Publisher

The Museum of Modern Art, New York, NY (2000)

Details

Hardback, 151 pages

ISBN

0870700235

Language

English

Category

Solo Exhibitions

Notes

An additional German translation of Robert Storr's essay accompanies this publication published on the occasion of an exhibition "Gerhard Richter. October 18, 1977" at the Museum of Modern Art, New York.

ArtworkIllustrated: p. 85 (colour) 

Exhibitions

On October 18, 1977, three young German radicals, members of the militant Baader-Meinhof group, were found dead in a Stuttgart prison; they were pronounced suicides, but many people suspected they had been murdered

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Gerhard Richter. October 18, 1977 Storr, Robert  2000

Publisher

Abrams, New York, NY (1999)

Details

Softcover, 136 pages

ISBN

0810961954

Language

English

Category

Group Exhibitions
ArtworkDiscussed: p. 80 
Illustrated: p. 81 (colour) 

Exhibitions

Pop Impressions. Europe / USA. Prints and Multiples from the Museum of Modern Art Weitman, Wendy  1999

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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

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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

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

In

Süddeutsche Zeitung

Issue

09 January 2009

Language

German

Category

Newspaper Articles
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Exhibitions

Rausgeworfen und Aufgehängt Koldehoff, Stefan  2009

In

Der Spiegel

Issue

21 February 2009

Language

German

Category

Journals
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Exhibitions

Geheimnisvolle Gesichter   2009