Abstraktes Bild
Artwork: Abstraktes Bild
Size: 225.7 x 200 cm
Medium: Oil on canvas
Creation year: 1977
Marks: Signed, dated 1977 and numbered 420 on the reverse
Category: Paintings
Provenance: The artist; Galerie Konrad Fischer, Dusseldorf; Private Collection, Cologne; Hirschl & Adler Modern, New York (acquired from the previous circa 1988); Private Collection, England (acquired from the previous in 1989); Matthew Marks Gallery, New York; Acquired by the present owner from the previous in 2000
Exhibition history: New York, Sperone Westwater Fischer Gallery, Gerhard Richter: New Paintings, January - February 1978; Eindhoven, Stedelijk van Abbemuseum; and London, Whitechapel Art Gallery, Gerhard Richter: Abstract Paintings, October 1978 - April 1979, p. 29, illustrated in color; Sydney, The Art Gallery of New South Wales, European Dialogue: The Third Biennale of Sydney, April - May 1979, p. 12, illustrated (in installation) and p. 60 (text); Dusseldorf, Stadtisches Kunsthalle; Berlin, Neue Nationalgalerie; Bern, Kunsthalle Bern; and Vienna, Museum moderner Kunst, Gerhard Richter: Bilder 1962-1985, January - September 1986, p. 205, no. 420, illustrated; Dallas, Dallas Museum of Art, Fast Forward: Contemporary Collections for the Dallas Museum of Art, November 2006 - May 2007, p. 200, illustrated in color; London, Tate Modern; and Berlin, Neue Nationalgalerie, Gerhard Richter: Panorama, October 2011 - September 2012, p. 87 (text) and p. 140, illustrated in color

Sotheby's New York

Date: 2018-05-16
Lot Number: 37