Lifelike

Walker Art Center, Minneapolis, USA

25 February 2012 – 27 May 2012

Neun Objekte
Nine Objects

1969 44.9 cm x 44.9 cm Editions CR: 26

Nine offset prints on card in cardboard portfolio

Nine black offset prints adapted from the artist's photographs of self-made wooden objects. Size of motif: 32.0 cm x 31.7 cm to 32.0 cm x 34.6 cm.


Edition:

  • 80 portfolios, each sheet signed in pencil, dated at bottom right, numbered at bottom right.
  • 20 portfolios, each sheet signed in pencil, dated at bottom right, unnumbered, unknown number marked at bottom right: h.c.
  • Unknown number of trial proofs, signed and dated at bottom left, marked at bottom left: Druckprobe.

Kunsthaus Lempertz, Cologne, Germany: 08 December 2020

Notes:

One of 20 h.c. proofs


Estimate: EUR 16,000 – 20,000 USD 19,394 – 20,243
Sold For:
EUR 21,250 (incl. buyer’s premium)
USD 25,758

Koller Auktionen, Zurich, Switzerland: 07 December 2019

Notes:

Edition: 50/80


Estimate: CHF 12,000 – 18,000 USD 12,097 – 18,146
Sold For:
CHF 14,940 (incl. buyer’s premium)
USD 15,169

Ketterer Kunst, Munich, Germany: 06 December 2019

Notes:

From an edition of 80 copies

 

Post auction sale


Estimate: EUR 12,000 – 15,000 USD 13,210 – 16,512
Sold For:
EUR 12,000
USD 13,354

Rosebery's, London, UK: 14 October 2019

Estimate: GBP 18,000 – 22,000 USD 23,139 – 28,281
Sold For:
Bought in

Ketterer Kunst, Munich, Germany: 07 June 2019

Notes:

Edition: 38/80

 

Sold in Post Auction Sale


Estimate: EUR 18,000 – 24,000 USD 20,124 – 26,832
Sold For:
EUR 16,200 (Hammer price)
USD 18,306

Sotheby's, London, UK: 26 March 2019

Estimate: GBP 14,000 – 18,000 USD 18,330 – 23,567
Sold For:
Bought in

This artwork was shown in the following exhibitions:

This artwork is included in the following publications:

Title Author Date

Publisher

Hatje Cantz, Ostfildern (2014)

Editor

Butin, Hubertus / Gronert, Stefan / Olbricht, Thomas

Details

Hardback, 337 pages

ISBN

9783775735193

ISBN

3775735194

Language

English, English

Category

Monographs
ArtworkMentioned: pp. 52, 121, 182 
Discussed: pp. 51-52 
Illustrated: pp. 50, 51, 183 (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)

Editor

Butin, Hubertus / Gronert, Stefan / Olbricht, Thomas

Details

Hardback, 337 pages

ISBN

9783775735186

ISBN

3775735186

Language

German, German

Category

Monographs
ArtworkMentioned: pp. 52, 120, 182 
Discussed: p. 51 
Illustrated: pp. 50, 51, 183 (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

Deutsche Bank, Frankfurt (2013)

Details

Softcover, 143 pages

ISBN

9783942294201

Language

German

Category

Group Exhibitions
ArtworkMentioned: p. 137 
Illustrated: pp. 105, 108-111 (colour) 

Exhibitions

Sachsen. Werke aus der Sammlung Deutsche Bank Schmidt, Hans-Werner / Peetzen, Stephan / Wagner, Markus / Hütte, Friedhelm / Preuss, Sebastian / James, Sarah E.  2013

Publisher

Walker Art Center, Minneapolis (2012)

Details

Softcover, 192 pages

ISBN

9780935640687

Language

English

Category

Group Exhibitions
ArtworkMentioned: p. 186 
Illustrated: p. 75 (colour) 

Exhibitions

Lifelike Engberg, Siri / McElheny, Josiah / Lobel, Michael / Steiner, Rochelle  2012

Publisher

Marsilio, Venezia (2011)

Details

Softcover, 219 pages

ISBN

9788831711128

Language

Italian

Category

Monographs
ArtworkMentioned: pp. 113, 138, 154 
Discussed: pp. 109-111 
Illustrated: p. 110 (b/w) 
Il bordo del mondo: La forma sguardo nella pittura di Gerhard Richter Garbin, Emanuele  2011
De-natured: German Art from Joseph Beuys to Martin Kippenberger. Selections from the James Keith Brown and Eric Diefenbach Collection Kass, Emily / Nisbet, Peter  2011

Publisher

Wienand Verlag, Köln (2011)

Details

Softcover, 95 pages

ISBN

9783868320619

Language

German

Category

Group Exhibitions
ArtworkMentioned: p. 95 
Discussed: p. 58 
Illustrated: pp. 56-57 (colour) 

Exhibitions

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

Publisher

University of Chicago Press, Chicago, IL (2009)

Details

Hardback, 408 pages

ISBN

9780226203232

Language

English

Category

Monographs
ArtworkMentioned: p. 114 
Discussed: p. 120 
Illustrated: p. 123 (b/w) 

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

Actes Sud, Arles (2009)

Details

Hardback, 138 pages

ISBN

9782742782864

Language

French

Category

Solo Exhibitions
ArtworkMentioned: p. 132 
Illustrated: p. 124 (colour) 

Exhibitions

This catalogue was published on the occasion of the exhibition Richter en France at the Musée de Grenoble in 2009. Both the exhibition and catalogue are dedicated to works by Gerhard Richter that belong to public collections and museums in France

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Richter en France Tosatto, Guy / Criqui, Jean-Pierre / Storsve, Jonas  2009

Publisher

DuMont, Köln (2008)

Details

Softcover, 415 pages

ISBN

9783832190651

Language

German

Category

Monographs

Notes

Corrected and extended new edition.

ArtworkMentioned: p. 125 
Discussed: p. 124 

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

Phoenix Kulturstiftung, Hamburg (2005)

Details

Hardback, 128 pages

ISBN

9518965595

Languages

English, Finnish, Swedish

Category

Group Exhibitions
ArtworkMentioned: p. 127 
Illustrated: p. 106 (b/w) 

Exhibitions

Goethe abwärts. Deutsche Jungs etc. Werke aus der Sammlung Falckenberg = Goethe on Decline Arell, Bernd / Zybok, Oliver / Rautio, Pessi / Schulz, Martje  2005

Publisher

Hatje Cantz Verlag, Ostfildern-Ruit (2004)

Details

Softcover, 285 pages

ISBN

3775714308

Language

German

Category

Monographs
ArtworkMentioned: pp. 39, 158 
Discussed: pp. 38, 107 -108 
Illustrated: pp. 38, 159 (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

Hatje Cantz, Ostfildern-Ruit (2004)

Editor

Butin, Hubertus / Gronert, Stefan

Details

Hardback, 320 pages

ISBN

3775714316

Language

English

Category

Monographs
ArtworkMentioned: pp. 39, 93, 158 
Discussed: p. 38 
Illustrated: pp. 38, 159 (colour) 

Exhibitions

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

...
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Gerhard Richter: Editions 1965-2004   2004

Publisher

DuMont, Köln (2002)

Details

Hardback, 420 pages

ISBN

9783832158484

Language

German

Category

Monographs
ArtworkMentioned: p. 140 
Discussed: pp. 136, 137 

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

Dallas Museum of Art, Dallas, TX (2000)

Details

Unknown binding, 6 pages

Language

English

Category

Solo Exhibitions
ArtworkMentioned: p. 3 

Exhibitions

Gerhard Richter in Dallas Collections Wylie, Charles  2000

Publisher

Deutsche Bank, Frankfurt a. M. (1991)

Details

Softcover, 36 pages

Language

German

Category

Group Exhibitions
ArtworkMentioned: p. 37 
Zeitgenössische Druckgraphik. Werke von 10 Künstlern Schilling, Jürgen  1991

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. 16 

Exhibitions

Gerhard Richter. Das grafische Werk   1976

Publisher

Kunsthalle zu Kiel, Kiel (1974)

Details

Softcover, 110 pages

Language

German

Category

Group Exhibitions
ArtworkMentioned 

Exhibitions

Neuerwerbungen 1971-1974 Schlick, Johann / Jensen, Jens Christian  1974

Publisher

Museum Folkwang, Essen (1972)

Details

Hardback, 154 pages

Languages

Italian, German, English

Category

Solo Exhibitions
ArtworkMentioned: p. 11 

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

Edition René Block, Berlin (1971)

Details

Hardback, 193 pages

Language

German

Category

Monographs

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: pp. 150, 151, 152, 153 
Illustrated: pp. 150, 151, 152, 153 (b/w) 
Grafik des Kapitalistischen Realismus. KP Brehmer, Hödicke, Lueg, Polke, Richter, Vostell. Werkverzeichnisse bis 1971 Block, René / Vogel, Carl  1971

Publisher

Museum Folkwang, Essen (1970)

Details

Softcover, 32 pages

Language

German

Category

Artist's Books
ArtworkMentioned: p. 3 
Illustrated: pp. 26, 27 (b/w) 

Exhibitions

Gerhard Richter. Graphik 1965-1970 Honisch, Dieter  1970

Publisher

Lipp, München (1970)

Details

Softcover, 210 pages

Language

German

Category

Group Exhibitions
ArtworkMentioned: p. 157 

Exhibitions

Malerei nach Fotografie. Von der Camera Obscura bis zur Pop Art. Eine Dokumentation Schmoll, Josef A.  1970

Detailed photographs of the artwork:

1 related publication

Title Author Date
Lifelike Engberg, Siri / McElheny, Josiah / Lobel, Michael / Steiner, Rochelle  2012