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Monstein by GERHARD RICHTER

GERHARD RICHTER

(GERMAN, 1932)

Monstein , 1981

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Materials:

oil on canvas

Measurements:

39.76 in. (101.00 cm.) (height) by 59.45 in. (151.00 cm.) (width)

Markings:

signed, inscribed and dated 'Richter, 1981 471/1' (on the reverse); titled 'Monstein' (on the stretcher)

Exhibited:

Milan, Padiglione d’Arte Contemporanea, Gerhard Richter, January-February 1982, p. 3 (illustrated). New York, Luhring Augustine Gallery, Gerhard Richter: Selected Works 1963-1987, November 1995-January 1996, pp. 60-61 (illustrated in color). Museum of Modern Art Fort Worth, Gerhard Richter: Strategies of Distance, April-July 1996, p. 61 (illustrated in color).

Literature:

U. Loock and D. Zacharopoulos, Gerhard Richter, Munich, 1985, p. 41 (illustrated in color). J. Harten, ed., Gerhard Richter, Bilder 1962–1985, Cologne, 1986, pp. 243 and 393 (illustrated in color). Kunst-und Ausstellungshalle der Bundesrepublik Deutschland, ed., Gerhard Richter, Werkübersicht/Catalogue Raisonné: 1962-1993, v. III, Ostfildern-Ruit, 1993, n.p., no. 471 (illustrated in color). D. Elger, Gerhard Richter, Maler, Cologne, 2002, pp. 258, 339, 344 and 348. D. Elger, ed., Gerhard Richter: Landschaften, Ostfildern-Ruit, 2011, pp. 19, 26, 89 and 174 (illustrated in color). D. Elger, Gerhard Richter: Catalogue Raisonné 1976-1987, v. 3 (Nos. 389–651-2), Ostfildern, 2013, pp. 226-227, no. 471 (illustrated in color).

Provenance:

Private collection, Ratingen, acquired from the artist Anon. sale; Sotheby’s, London, 26 March 1992, lot 50 MaxmArt, Mendrisio, Switzerland Luhring Augustine Gallery, New York Private collection, United States Anon. sale; Christie's, New York, 10 November 2015, lot 11 Acquired at the above sale by the present owner

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