Grat 5 (Ridge 5)
Artwork: Grat 5 (Ridge 5)
Size: 62 x 82 cm
Medium: Oil on canvas
Creation year: 1989
Marks: Signed, numbered and dated '689-5 Richter 1989' (on the reverse)
Category: Paintings
Provenance: Galerie Rolf Ricke, Cologne; Galerie Lohrl, Monchengladbach; Galerie Casteel, Monchengladbach; Dr. Ralph Merten, Monchengladbach; Collection Olbricht, Essen (acquired from the previous in 2004); Christie's, London, October 14, 2011, Lot 9 (consigned by the previous); Acquired by the present owner from the previous
Exhibition history: Paris, Musee d'Art Moderne de la Ville de Paris Gerhard Richter: Painting 1962-1993, 1993-1994 (illustrated in colour, p. 143); This exhibition later travelled to Bonn, Kunst- und Ausstellungshalle der Bundesrepublik Deutschland; Stockholm, Moderna Museet and Madrid, Museo Nacional, Centro de Arte Reina Sofia

Sotheby's New York

Date: 2017-05-18
Lot Number: 38

Date: 2011-10-14
Lot Number: 9