Wolke (Cloud)
Artwork: Wolke (Cloud)
Size: 99.6 x 80 cm
Medium: Oil and graphite on canvas
Creation year: 1967
Marks: Inscribed Wolke fur Schafer; signed, titled, dated 69, numbered 242 and inscribed Wolke (unvollendet) on the reverse
Category: Paintings
Provenance: Dr. Ludger Schafer, Dusseldorf (acquired directly from the artist in 1969); Christie's, London, 29 June 1999, Lot 43; Marianne Boesky Gallery, New York; Peter Freeman Inc., New York ; Private Collection; Peter Freeman Inc., New York; Acquired from the previous by the present owner in 2011
Exhibition history: Dusseldorf, Dusseldorf Grabbeplatz Kunsthalle, Gerhard Richter: Arbeiten 1962 bis 1971, June - August 1971, n.p., no. 242, illustrated; London, Christie's Mayfair, Polke / Richter - Richter / Polke, April - July 2014, pp. 53 and 168, illustrated in colour

Sotheby's London

Date: 2019-06-26
Lot Number: 27