Gerhard Richter Catalogue Raisonné. Volume 5 (bilingual)



This book is not yet published, but will be available from June 2020.

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Gerhard Richter’s œuvre contains more than three thousand individual works of art. Over a period of six decades he has created a stylistically diverse and complex body of work, which confirms Richter’s rank as the most important artist alive today. The six-volume scholarly catalogue raisonné of all the paintings and sculptures features numerous full-page color reproductions of the works, as well as complete technical informa-tion on all of the art and the artist’s handwritten notes, as well as pro-venance, exhibitions, and reference literature. Commentary, quotations, and comparative images of individual catalogue items round out the material.

Additional information

Weight 300 g
Dimensions 25 x 29 cm
Publisher name Hatje Cantz Verlag
Publication date 25 June 2020
Number of pages 640
Format Hardback
Contributors Text by Dietmar Elger
Dimensions 25 x 29 cm
Weight 300 g
GERHARD RICHTER (*1932, Dresden) is one of the most influential contemporary artists. His oeuvre encompasses over three thousand paintings and sculptures. Richter studied from 1961 to 1964 at the Kunstakademie Düsseldorf, where he was later a professor. Richter lives and works in Cologne. DIETMAR ELGER studied at the University of Hamburg and was sec-retary at Gerhard Richter's studio from 1984 to 1985.