Landschaft, Landschaft. Beiträge zur Landschaftsdarstellung der letzten Jahre

Karl-Ernst-Osthaus-Museum, Hagen, Germany

07 May 1972 – 04 June 1972

Umwandlung
Transformation

1968 46.6 cm x 67.2 cm Editions CR: 14

Offset print on lightweight card

Black offset print on white lightweight cardboard.

Based on five manipulated photographs of a newspaper illustration and a lightsource. A joint project by Sigmar Polke and Gerhard Richter.

200 copies, signed and dated in graphite pencil at bottom right: Richter Polke or Polke Richter, numbered at bottom left, printed subtitle below the image: 5 Phasen einer von Polke und Richter vorgenommenen Umwandlung. Das Massiv wurde am 26. April 68 für die Dauer von zwei Stunden in eine Kugel verwandelt. [Five stages of a transformation undertaken by Polke and Richter. On April 26, 1968, the mountain was transformed into a sphere for the duration of two hours]. Underneath, in a similar type: edition 16 galerie rene block 1968.

30 copies, signed and dated in lead pencil at bottom right, numbered in Roman numerals at bottom left.

1 known trial proof, unmarked.

This artwork was shown in the following exhibitions:

This artwork is included in the following publications:

Title Author Date

Publisher

Steidl, Göttingen (2014)

Details

Softcover, 96 pages

ISBN

9783869308425

Language

German

Category

Group Exhibitions
ArtworkDiscussed 
Illustrated (colour) 

Exhibitions

Von Warhol bis Richter. Grafik zwischen Foto und Druck. Museum Folkwang Burg, Tobias / Bezzola, Tobia  2014

Publisher

Hatje Cantz, Ostfildern (2014)

Details

Hardback, 337 pages

ISBN

9783775735193

ISBN

3775735194

Language

English

Category

Monographs
ArtworkMentioned: pp. 116, 121, 132, 162 
Discussed: pp. 66-67 
Illustrated: pp. 66 (b/w), 162 (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)

Details

Hardback, 337 pages

ISBN

9783775735186

ISBN

3775735186

Language

German

Category

Monographs
ArtworkMentioned: pp. 116, 121, 131, 162 
Discussed: pp. 66-67 
Illustrated: pp. 66 (b/w), 162 (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: p. 110 
Illustrated: p. 111 (colour) 

Exhibitions

Zugaben. Sammlung Freunde der Kunstmuseen Krefeld Hentschel, Martin / Röder, Sabine / Kathstede, Gregor / Teymourian-Pesch, Anahita  2013

Publisher

Prestel, München (2012)

Details

Hardback, 305 pages

ISBN

9783791351896

Language

German

Category

Solo Exhibitions
ArtworkMentioned: p. 286 

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. 285 

Exhibitions

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

Publisher

Hatje Cantz Verlag, Ostfildern-Ruit (2011)

Details

Hardback, 192 pages

ISBN

9783775726382

Language

German

Category

Monographs
ArtworkMentioned: pp. 23, 67 
Gerhard Richter. Landschaften Butin, Hubertus / Bätschmann, Oskar / Elger, Dietmar  2011
Gerhard Richter. Panorama. A Retrospective Godfrey, Mark / Serota, Nicholas / Brill, Dorothée / Morineau, Camille / Borchardt-Hume, Achim / Dickson, Amy / Haidu, Rachel / Mehring, Christine  2011

Publisher

Wienand Verlag, Köln (2011)

Details

Softcover, 95 pages

ISBN

9783868320619

Language

German

Category

Group Exhibitions
ArtworkIllustrated: p. 37 (colour) 

Exhibitions

Neue Realitäten. FotoGrafik von Warhol bis Havekost Schalhorn, Andreas / Butin, Andreas  2011

Publisher

Hirmer Verlag, München (2011)

Details

Hardback, 214 pages

ISBN

9783777434513

Language

German

Category

Solo Exhibitions
ArtworkDiscussed: pp. 89-90 
Illustrated: p. 89 (colour) 

Exhibitions

Gerhard Richter. Bilder einer Epoche was published on the occasion of the exhibition at Bucerius Kunstforum in Hamburg in 2011. Both the exhibition and the catalogue focus on Richter’s paintings of the 1960s

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Gerhard Richter. Bilder einer Epoche Schneede, Uwe M. / Butin, Hubertus / Elger, Dietmar / Rübel, Dietmar / Westheider, Ortrud  2011

Publisher

Hirmer Publishers, Munich copublished by Heni Publishing, London and Marian Goodman Gallery, New York, NY and Paris (2011)

Details

Hardback, 214 pages

ISBN

9783777450018

Language

English

Category

Solo Exhibitions
ArtworkMentioned: pp. 89-90 
Illustrated: p. 89 (colour) 

Exhibitions

Gerhard Richter. Images of an Era was published on the occasion of the exhibition at Bucerius Kunstforum in Hamburg in 2011. Both the exhibition and the catalogue focus on Richter’s paintings of the 1960s

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Gerhard Richter. Images of an Era Schneede, Uwe M. / Butin, Hubertus / Elger, Dietmar / Rübel, Dietmar / Westheider, Ortrud  2011

Publisher

Ernst-Rietschel-Kulturring, Pulsnitz (2010)

Details

Softcover, 35 pages

ISBN

9783981280944

Language

German

Category

Solo Exhibitions
ArtworkMentioned: pp. 17-18, 21, 36 
Illustrated: p. 34 (colour) 

Exhibitions

Gerhard Richter. Übersicht Schubert, Sabine / Heinze, Helmut  2010

Publisher

Ivorypress, Madrid (2009)

Details

Softcover, 86 pages

ISBN

9780955961359

Languages

English, German, Spanish

Category

Artist's Books

Notes

New edition

ArtworkDiscussed: pp. 72-73, 78-79, 84-85 
Illustrated: p. 21 (colour) 

Gerhard Richter’s artist's book Sils is named after the Swiss village of the same name, which he visited regularly for many years. Richter has approached the Sils landscape from various angles

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Gerhard Richter. Sils Richter, Gerhard / Obrist, Hans Ulrich / Bloch, Peter André  2009
Gerhard Richter. Editions 1965–2004 Butin, Hubertus / Gronert, Stefan  2004

Publisher

Hatje Cantz Verlag, Ostfildern-Ruit (2004)

Details

Softcover, 285 pages

ISBN

3775714308

Language

German

Category

Monographs
ArtworkMentioned: pp. 48, 89, 100, 141 
Discussed: p. 47 
Illustrated: pp. 47 (b/w), 141 (colour) 

Exhibitions

The catalogue raisonné of Gerhard Richters editions 1965–2004 was published to coincided with exhibitions in Bonn, Lucerne, Emden, Tübingen and Salzburg

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Gerhard Richter. Editionen 1965–2004 Butin, Hubertus / Gronert, Stefan  2004

Publisher

DuMont, Köln (2002)

Details

Hardback, 420 pages

ISBN

9783832158484

Language

German

Category

Monographs
ArtworkMentioned: pp. 140, 158, 199, 233 
Discussed: pp. 134, 136, 350 
Illustrated: p. 135 (b/w) 

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

D. A. P., Distributed Art Publishers, New York, NY (2002)

Details

Hardback, 86 pages

ISBN

1891024558

Languages

English, German, French

Category

Artist's Books

Notes

New edition

ArtworkDiscussed: pp. 72-73, 78-79, 84-85 
Illustrated: p. 21 (colour) 

Gerhard Richter’s artist's book Sils is named after the Swiss village of the same name, which he visited regularly for many years. Richter has approached the Sils landscape from various angles

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Gerhard Richter. Sils Richter, Gerhard / Obrist, Hans Ulrich / Bloch, Peter André  2002

Publisher

Stroemfeld / Roter Stern, Frankfurt a.M. (1997)

Details

Softcover, 248 pages

ISBN

3878776667

Language

German

Category

Group Exhibitions
ArtworkMentioned: p. 244 
Illustrated: p. 41 (colour) 

Exhibitions

Alpenblick. Die zeitgenössische Kunst und das Alpine Kos, Wolfgang / Pracher, Jeanette  1997

Publisher

Oktagon, München (1992)

Details

Hardback, 86 pages

ISBN

3927789321

Languages

English, German, French

Category

Artist's Books
ArtworkDiscussed: pp. 72-73, 78-79, 84-85 
Illustrated: p. 21 (colour) 

Exhibitions

Gerhard Richter’s artist's book Sils is named after the Swiss village of the same name, which he visited regularly for many years. Richter has approached the Sils landscape from various angles

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Gerhard Richter. Sils Richter, Gerhard / Obrist, Hans Ulrich / Bloch, Peter André  1992

Publisher

Verlag der Buchhandlung Walther König, Köln (1991)

Details

Softcover, 64 pages

ISBN

3883751413

Language

German

Category

Monographs
ArtworkMentioned: p. 54 
Illustrated: p. 54 (b/w) 
Zu Richters Oktober-Bildern Butin, Hubertus  1991

Publisher

Kettler, Bönen (1990)

Details

Hardback, 208 pages

ISBN

3925608095

Languages

English, German

Category

Group Exhibitions
ArtworkMentioned: pp. 138, 140, 195 
Illustrated: p. 141 (b/w) 

Exhibitions

Zustände = States. Beispiele deutscher Graphik nach 1960 Schilling, Jürgen  1990

Publisher

DuMont, Köln (1990)

Details

Softcover, 260 pages

ISBN

3770124707

Language

German

Category

Group Exhibitions
ArtworkDiscussed: pp. 140-141 
Um 1968. Konkrete Utopien in Kunst und Gesellschaft Syring, Marie Luise / Harten, Jürgen / Gentilini, Giovanni / Lebel, Jean-Jacques / Dreßen, Wolfgang / Buchloh, Benjamin H. D. / Bussmann, Georg / Schmidt, Hans-Werner / Zdenek, Felix / Rennert, Susanne / Brock, Bazon / Sauerbier, S. D. / Härle, Clemens-Carl  1990
Gerhard Richter. Bilder = Paintings 1962 - 1985 Harten, Jürgen / Hering, Karl-Heinz / Honisch, Dieter / Loock, Ulrich / Ronte, Dieter / Elger, Dietmar  1986

Publisher

Berlinische Galerie, Berlin (1982)

Details

Softcover, 64 pages

Language

German

Category

Group Exhibitions
ArtworkMentioned: p. 54 

Exhibitions

Dada - Montage - Konzept. Berlinische Galerie Prinz, Ursula / Roters, Eberhard  1982

Publisher

BP AG, Hamburg (1976)

Details

Softcover, 20 pages

Language

German

Category

Solo Exhibitions
ArtworkMentioned: p. 12 

Exhibitions

Gerhard Richter. Das grafische Werk   1976

Publisher

Neuer Berliner Kunstverein, Berlin (1973)

Details

Softcover, 248 pages

Language

German

Category

Group Exhibitions
ArtworkIllustrated: p. 169 (b/w) 

Exhibitions

Grafische Techniken Block, René / Gerstein, Barbara / Gronau, Dietrich  1973

Publisher

Museum Folkwang, Essen (1972)

Details

Hardback, 154 pages

Languages

Italian, German, English

Category

Solo Exhibitions
ArtworkMentioned: p. 11 
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

Edition René Block, Berlin (1971)

Details

Hardback, 193 pages

Language

German

Category

Other publications

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: p. 146 
Illustrated: p. 146 (b/w) 
Grafik des Kapitalistischen Realismus. KP Brehmer, Hödicke, Lueg, Polke, Richter, Vostell. Werkverzeichnisse bis 1971 Block, René / Vogel, Carl  1971
Landschaft, Landschaft. Beiträge zur Landschaftsdarstellung der letzten Jahre Lingner, K.-H. / Mehrens, H. / Winter, Peter  1971

Publisher

Museum Folkwang, Essen (1970)

Details

Softcover, 32 pages

Language

German

Category

Artist's Books
ArtworkDiscussed: p. 3 
Illustrated: p. 15 (b/w) 

Exhibitions

Gerhard Richter. Graphik 1965-1970 Honisch, Dieter  1970

1 related publication

Title Author Date
Landschaft, Landschaft. Beiträge zur Landschaftsdarstellung der letzten Jahre Lingner, K.-H. / Mehrens, H. / Winter, Peter  1971