Madonna meets Mao

Kunsthalle im Lipsiusbau, Staatliche Kunstsammlungen Dresden, Dresden, Germany

31 October 2008 – 11 January 2009

River

1995 200 cm x 320 cm Catalogue Raisonné: 822

Oil on canvas

Christie's, New York, USA: 15 November 2006

Estimate: USD 2,500,000 – 3,500,000
Sold For:
USD 4,160,000 (incl. buyer’s premium)

This artwork is included in the following publications:

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

Publisher

University of Chicago Press, Chicago, IL (2009)

Details

Hardback, 408 pages

ISBN

9780226203232

Language

English

Category

Monographs
ArtworkMentioned: p. 312 

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 (2008)

Details

Softcover, 415 pages

ISBN

9783832190651

Language

German

Category

Monographs

Notes

Corrected and extended new edition.

ArtworkMentioned: p. 347 

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

Richter Verlag, Düsseldorf in association with D.A.P Distributed Art Publishers, New York, NY (2005)

Details

Hardback, 324 pages

ISBN

9783937572215

ISBN

393757221X

Language

English, English

Category

Solo Exhibitions
ArtworkIllustrated: p. 272 (colour) 

Exhibitions

This catalogue raisonné records Richter’s works in the years 1993-2004. In his work, Gerhard Richter calls into question painting's boundaries, and the labels applied to painting and theories connected with them

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Gerhard Richter. Catalogue Raisonné 1993–2004 Zweite, Armin  2005

Publisher

DuMont, Köln (2002)

Details

Hardback, 420 pages

ISBN

9783832158484

Language

German

Category

Monographs
ArtworkMentioned: p. 392 

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

Gli Ori, Prato (1999)

Details

Softcover, 205 pages

ISBN

8887700079

Languages

Italian, English

Category

Solo Exhibitions
ArtworkMentioned: pp. 20, 34, 138 
Illustrated: p. 139 (colour) 

Exhibitions

Gerhard Richter Corà, Bruno / Buchloh, Benjamin H. D. / Chevrier, Jean Francois / Moscati, Italo  1999

Publisher

Anthony d'Offay Gallery, London (1998)

Details

Softcover, 112 pages

ISBN

0947564780

Language

English

Category

Solo Exhibitions

Notes

The publication contains a catalogue raisonné of his paintings from 1993 to 1998

ArtworkMentioned: p. 105 
Illustrated: p. 90 (colour) 

Exhibitions

Gerhard Richter 1998 Hentschel, Martin / Friedel, Helmut  1998

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1 related publication

Title Author Date

Publisher

Staatliche Kunstsammlungen, Dresden (2008)

Details

Unknown binding, 104 pages

ISBN

9783932264382

Languages

English, Chinese

Category

Group Exhibitions

Exhibitions

Madonna Meets Mao. MM. Ausgewählte Werke aus der Sammlung der Yageo Foundation, Taiwan = Madanna-yujian-Mao-Zedong Wagner, Mathias  2008