505
505
Gerhard Richter
SCHWARZ, ROT, GOLD (BLACK, RED, GOLD)
Estimate
450,000650,000
JUMP TO LOT
505
Gerhard Richter
SCHWARZ, ROT, GOLD (BLACK, RED, GOLD)
Estimate
450,000650,000
JUMP TO LOT

Details & Cataloguing

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Gerhard Richter
B. 1932
SCHWARZ, ROT, GOLD (BLACK, RED, GOLD)
signed, dated 1999 and numbered 856-2 on the reverse
synthetic resin paint on glass
39 by 39 in. 99.1 by 99.1 cm.
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Provenance

Galerie Fred Jahn, Munich
Private Collection
Acquired from the above by the present owner

Exhibited

Düsseldorf, Beck & Eggeling International Fine Art, Konstruktiv!- Constructive!, November 2010 - January 2011
London, Blain|Southern, The Space Where I Am, July - September 2014

Literature

Dietmar Elger, Gerhard Richter. Maler, Cologne 2002, p. 419
Armin Zweite, Gerhard Richter: Catalogue Raisonné 1993 - 2004, Düsseldorf 2005, cat. no. 856/1-7, illustrated in color
Helmut Friedel, Gerhard Richter. Atlas, Cologne 2006, p. 853

Catalogue Note

"I wasn't commissioned to depict the German flag. I was stimulated by the theme, even though Palermo existed and that famous flag by Jasper Johns."

Gerhard Richter

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