Frau Niepenberg (Mrs Niepenberg)
Artwork: Frau Niepenberg (Mrs Niepenberg)
Size: 140 x 100 cm
Medium: Oil on canvas
Creation year: 1965
Marks: Signed, titled and dated 'Frau Niepenberg Richter 65' (on the reverse)
Category: Paintings
Provenance: Galerie Rudolf Zwirner, Cologne; Galerie Bernd Lutze, Friedrichshafen; Private collection, Krefeld; Galerie Schowalde & Beuse, Krefeld; Anon. sale; Sotheby's, London, 5 December 1996, lot 47; Acquired at the above sale by the present owner
Exhibition history: Brussels, Palais des Beaux Arts, Gerhard Richter: Peintures/Schilderijen, January-February 1976. Friedrichshafen, Galerie Lutze, Bilder und Druckgrafik 1962-1978, May-June 1979 (illustrated on the exhibition poster); Friedrichshafen, Galerie Bernd Lutze, Gerhard Richter 1968-1988, 1988; Stockholm, Moderna Museet, Wounds: Between Democracy and Redemption in Contemporary Art, February-April 1998, n.p. (illustrated in color); Prato, Centro per l'Arte Contemporanea Luigi Pecci, Gerhard Richter, October-January 2000, p. 49 (illustrated in color); Humlebaek, Louisiana Museum of Art, Gerhard Richter: Image After Image, February-May 2005, pp. 30 and 33, no. 14 (illustrated in color); London, National Portrait Gallery, Gerhard Richter Portraits: Painting Appearances, February-May 2009, p. 79 (illustrated in color)

Date: 2011-11-08
Lot Number: 38

Date: 1996-12-05
Lot Number: 47