Gerhard Richter: Atlas – Mikromega

Kunstbau München, Munich, Germany

23 October 2013 – 09 February 2014

Gerhard Richter's Atlas collection of motifs, including photographs, sketches and newspaper clippings, has been modified over the years and continually expanded.

This exhibition of Atlas displays the complete collection of 802 sheets.

View the complete Atlas here.

September

2009 66 cm x 89.8 cm Editions CR: 139

Digital print between two panes of glass

Multicoloured digital inkjet print based on the 2005 painting September [CR: 891-5]. Size of motif: 52.0 cm x 71.5 cm.

 

Edition:

  • 40 copies, signed in felt-tip pen, numbered on reverse, titled and dated on label on reverse.
  • 4 artist's proofs, signed in felt-tip pen, numbered on reverse, titled and dated on label on reverse, inscribed on reverse: a.p.
  • 9 trial proofs as colour photographs, in different colour shades and with different frames, signed in felt-tip pen, numbered on reverse, titled and dated on label on reverse, inscribed on reverse: Probe (one dated: 2008).
  • 1 trial proof as colour photograph, signed in felt-tip pen, dated at bottom right and top right, inscribed at top right: Test für September.

Phillips, London, UK: 12 December 2019

Notes:

Edition: 3/40


Estimate: GBP 70,000 – 90,000 USD 91,015 – 117,019
Sold For:
GBP 67,500 (incl. buyer’s premium)
USD 90,453

Christie's, New York, USA: 18 April 2019

Notes:

Edition: 4/40


Estimate: USD 100,000 – 150,000
Sold For:
USD 125,000 (incl. buyer’s premium)

This artwork is based on an image included in Atlas:

This artwork was shown in the following exhibitions:

This artwork is included in the following publications:

Title Author Date

Publisher

University of Minnesota Press, Minneapolis (2018)

Details

Softcover, 352 pages

ISBN

978-1-5179-0045-8

Language

English

Category

Monographs
ArtworkMentioned 
The Truth is Always Grey. A History of Modernist Painting Guerin, Frances   2018

Publisher

Queensland Art Gallery | Gallery of Modern Art, Queensland (2017)

Details

Hardback, 159 pages

ISBN

9781921503870

Language

English

Category

Solo Exhibitions
ArtworkMentioned: pp. 41, 55, 156 
Illustrated: p. 125 (colour) 

Exhibitions

Gerhard Richter: The Life of Images Hawker, Rosemary  2017

Publisher

Mercatorfonds and WIELS, Brussels (2017)

Editor

Snauwaert, Dirk

Details

Softcover, 224 pages

ISBN

9780300229141

Language

English

Category

Group Exhibitions
ArtworkMentioned: p. 219 

Exhibitions

The Absent Museum Snauwaert, Dirk / Borja-Villel, Manuel / David, Catherine / Esche, Charles  2017

Publisher

Hatje Cantz, Ostfildern (2014)

Editor

Butin, Hubertus / Gronert, Stefan / Olbricht, Thomas

Details

Hardback, 337 pages

ISBN

9783775735193

ISBN

3775735194

Language

English, English

Category

Monographs
ArtworkMentioned: pp. 127, 311 
Discussed: p. 102 
Illustrated: pp. 102, 311 (colour) 

The publication Gerhard Richter. Editions 1965 – 2013 updates the catalogue raisonné of his editions that was published ten years earlier. This book includes additionally 35 new and hitherto unknown works

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Gerhard Richter: Editions 1965-2013 Butin, Hubertus / Gronert, Stefan / Olbricht, Thomas  2014

Publisher

Hatje Cantz, Ostfildern (2014)

Editor

Butin, Hubertus / Gronert, Stefan / Olbricht, Thomas

Details

Hardback, 337 pages

ISBN

9783775735186

ISBN

3775735186

Language

German, German

Category

Monographs
ArtworkMentioned: pp. 126, 311 
Discussed: p. 102 
Illustrated: pp. 102, 311 (colour) 

The publication Gerhard Richter. Editionen 1965 – 2013 updates the catalogue raisonné of his editions that was published ten years earlier. This book includes additionally 35 new and hitherto unknown works

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Gerhard Richter: Editionen 1965-2013 Butin, Hubertus / Gronert, Stefan / Olbricht, Thomas  2014

Publisher

Prestel, München (2012)

Editor

Godfrey, Mark / Serota, Nicholas / Brill, Dorothée / Morineau, Camille

Details

Hardback, 305 pages

ISBN

9783791351896

Language

German

Category

Solo Exhibitions
ArtworkMentioned: p. 293. 294 

Exhibitions

Gerhard Richter: Panorama: Retrospektive Godfrey, Mark / Serota, Nicholas / Brill, Dorothée / Morineau, Camille / Borchardt-Hume, Achim / Dickson, Amy / Haidu, Rachel / Mehring, Christine  2012

Publisher

Édition du Centre Pompidou, Paris (2012)

Editor

Godfrey, Mark / Serota, Nicholas / Brill, Dorothée / Morineau, Camille

Details

Hardback, 304 pages

ISBN

978-2844265746

ISBN

284426574X

Languages

French, English, French, English

Category

Solo Exhibitions
ArtworkMentioned: p. 293 

Exhibitions

Gerhard Richter, Panorama: une rétrospective = a retrospective Godfrey, Mark / Serota, Nicholas / Brill, Dorothée / Morineau, Camille / Borchardt-Hume, Achim / Dickson, Amy / Haidu, Rachel / Mehring, Christine  2012

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In

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Issue

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Category

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Category

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Publisher

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Details

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ISBN

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Languages

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Category

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Category

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Issue

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Category

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