Wiese (Meadow)
Artwork: Wiese (Meadow)
Size: 99.4 x 150 cm
Medium: Oil on canvas
Creation year: 1983
Marks: Signed, numbered and dated '549-2 Richter 1983' (on the reverse)
Category: Paintings
Provenance: Galerie Fred Jahn, Munich; Acquired from the previous by the present owner in 1988
Exhibition history: Munich, Galerie Fred Jahn, Gerhard Richter: Neun Bilder 1982-1987, 1988; Essen, Kunstverein Ruhr, Gerhard Richter und die Romantik, 1994, p. 19, no. 6 (illustrated in colour, p. 18); Munich, Haus der Kunst, Ernste Spiele: Der Geist der Romantik in der deutschen Kunst 1790-1990, 1995, p. 672, p. 96, no. 392 (illustrated in colour, p. 171); Hanover, Sprengel Museum Hanover, Gerhard Richter: Landscapes, 1998-1999, pp. 74 & 124, no. 549-2 (illustrated in colour, p. 75); Munich, Kunstpalais, Gerhard Richter: Werke aus zwei Jahrzehnten Sammlung HypoVereinsbank, 2007 (illustrated in colour, unpaged); Munich, Haus der Kunst, Brillantfeuerwerk. Elf Unternehmen. Elf Sammlungen. Ein Ausstellung, 2008-2009, p. 41; Emden, Kunsthalle Emden, Realismus: Das Abenteuer de Wirklichkeit, 2010, p. 292 (illustrated in colour, p. 155). This exhibition later travelled to Munich, Kunsthalle der Hypo-Kulturstifung; Vienna, Bank Austria Kunstforum, Past Present Future: Highlights from the UniCredit Group Collection, 2009-2010, p. 54 & 137 (illustrated in colour, p. 55; illustrated, p. 137). This exhibition later travelled to Verona, Palazzo della Ragione and Istanbul, Yapi Kredi Cultural Centre; Bologna, Museo d'Arte Moderna di Bologna, La Grande Magia: Opere scelte dalla Collezione UniCredit, 2013-2014, p. 211 (illustrated in colour, p. 96)

Christie's London

Date: 2019-10-04
Lot Number: 13