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.

Kl. Badende
Small Bather

1996 52.7 cm x 37.5 cm Editions CR: 87

Cibachrome photograph mounted on cardboard, framed and behind glass

Photograph after the oil painting Small Bather [CR: 815-1] from 1994, showing Richter’s wife.
 

Edition:

  • 45 copies, signed in pencil, dated at bottom right, numbered at bottom left.
  • 5 copies, signed in pencil, dated at bottom right, numbered in Roman numerals at bottom left.
  • 4 trial proofs, signed in pencil, dated at bottom right, numbered at bottom left, marked at bottom left: Probe; also signed, dated, numbered, and marked in felt-tip pen or pencil on reverse: Probe.

Sotheby's, New York, USA: 12 March 2021

Notes:

Edition: 34/ 45


Estimate: USD 70,000 – 100,000
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This artwork was shown in the following exhibitions:

This artwork is included in the following publications:

Title Author Date

Publisher

Heni Publishing, London (2017)

Editor

Pietropaolo, Francesca

Details

Hardback, 925 pages

ISBN

9780993010354

Language

English

Category

Monographs
ArtworkDiscussed: p. 720 
Robert Storr: Interviews on Art Storr, Robert  2017

Publisher

Edition Folkwang / Steidl, Göttingen (2017)

Editor

Museum Folkwang

Details

Softcover, 63 pages

ISBN

9783958293564

Language

German

Category

Solo Exhibitions
ArtworkMentioned: p. 14  
Illustrated: p. 12 (colour) 

Exhibitions

Gerhard Richter: Die Editionen   2017

Publisher

Kerber Verlag, Bielefeld (2015)

Editor

ALTANA Kulturstiftung gGmbH / Firmenich, Andrea / Janssen, Johannes

Details

Softcover, 120 pages

ISBN

9783735601131

Language

German

Category

Group Exhibitions
ArtworkIllustrated: p. 47 (colour) 

Exhibitions

Sommer Nacht Traum. Frauen − Landschaften   2015

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. 104, 127, 129, 258 
Discussed: p. 128 
Illustrated: pp. 126, 258 (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. 104, 126, 129, 258 
Discussed: p. 127 
Illustrated: pp. 126, 258 (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

Hatje Cantz, Ostfildern-Ruit (2006)

Details

Hardback, 224 pages

ISBN

9783775717250

Language

English

Category

Monographs
ArtworkMentioned: p. 99 

Exhibitions

Gerhard Richter. Portraits is the first publication that focuses solely on Richter’s portraits, many of which have now gained both recognition and veneration across the globe

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Gerhard Richter. Portraits Gronert, Stefan / Butin, Hubertus  2006

Publisher

Richter Verlag, Düsseldorf in association with D.A.P Distributed Art Publishers, New York, NY (2005)

Details

Hardback, 324 pages

ISBN

9783937572215

ISBN

393757221X

Language

English, English

Category

Solo Exhibitions
ArtworkMentioned: p. 43 

Exhibitions

This catalogue raisonné records Richter’s works in the years 1993-2004. In his work, Gerhard Richter calls into question painting's boundaries, and the labels applied to painting and theories connected with them

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Gerhard Richter. Catalogue Raisonné 1993–2004 Zweite, Armin  2005

Publisher

Hatje Cantz Verlag, Ostfildern-Ruit (2004)

Details

Softcover, 285 pages

ISBN

3775714308

Language

German

Category

Monographs
ArtworkMentioned: pp. 58, 96, 98, 236 
Discussed: p. 97 
Illustrated: pp. 97, 236 (colour) 

Exhibitions

The catalogue raisonné of Gerhard Richters editions 1965–2004 was published to coincided with exhibitions in Bonn, Lucerne, Emden, Tübingen and Salzburg

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Gerhard Richter: Editionen 1965-2004 Butin, Hubertus / Gronert, Stefan  2004

Publisher

Hatje Cantz, Ostfildern-Ruit (2004)

Editor

Butin, Hubertus / Gronert, Stefan

Details

Hardback, 320 pages

ISBN

3775714316

Language

English

Category

Monographs
ArtworkMentioned: pp. 58, 96, 98, 236 
Discussed: p. 97 
Illustrated: pp. 97, 236 (colour) 

Exhibitions

The catalogue raisonné of Gerhard Richters editions 1965–2004 was published to coincide with exhibitions in Bonn, Lucerne, Emden, Tübingen and Salzburg

...
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Gerhard Richter: Editions 1965-2004   2004

Publisher

Harry N. Abrams, New York, NY (2002)

Details

Hardback, 264 pages

ISBN

9780810910058

Language

English

Category

Group Exhibitions
ArtworkDiscussed: p. 16 
Illustrated: p. 16 (colour) 

Exhibitions

Photography Transformed. The Metropolitan Bank and Trust Collection Kertess, Klaus / Kaye, Robert M.  2002

Publisher

Verlag der Buchhandlung Walther König, Köln (2001)

Details

Hardback, 79 pages

ISBN

388375479X

Language

English

Category

Solo Exhibitions
ArtworkDiscussed: p. 34 
Illustrated: p. 35 (colour) 

Exhibitions

The catalogue Gerhard Richter. Survey accompanies the eponymous exhibition of the German Institut für Auslandsbeziehungen (IfA), which has been composed by Gerhard Richter himself

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Gerhard Richter. Survey Schwarz, Dieter / Zeller, Ursula / Adriani, Götz  2001

Publisher

Verlag der Buchhandlung Walther König, Köln (2000)

Details

Hardback, 80 pages

ISBN

3883754161

Language

German

Category

Solo Exhibitions
ArtworkDiscussed: p. 34 
Illustrated: p. 35 (colour) 

Exhibitions

The catalogue Gerhard Richter. Übersicht accompanies the eponymous exhibition of the German Institut für Auslandsbeziehungen (IfA), which has been composed by Gerhard Richter himself

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Gerhard Richter. Übersicht Schwarz, Dieter / Zeller, Ursula / Adriani, Götz  2000

Publisher

Electa, Milano (1999)

Details

Softcover, 239 pages

ISBN

9788843572335

Language

Italian

Category

Group Exhibitions
ArtworkIllustrated: p. 103 (colour) 

Exhibitions

Il sentimento del 2000: Arte e foto: 1960/2000 Palazolli, Daniela / Gamaleri, Giampiero  1999

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