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A Life in Art: The Mallin Collection

Gerhard Richter

Ema (Akt auf einer Treppe) (Ema (Nude on a Staircase))

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October 14, 07:33 PM GMT


400,000 - 600,000 GBP

Lot Details


A Life in Art: The Mallin Collection

Gerhard Richter

b. 1932

Ema (Akt auf einer Treppe) (Ema (Nude on a Staircase))

signed Richter, dated '92 and numbered 2/12 (on the backing board) 

cibachrome photograph mounted on Alucobond 

image: 194 by 126 cm. 76⅜ by 49⅝ in.

sheet: 224 by 150 cm. 88¼ by 55⅛ in.

Executed in 1992, this work is number 2 from an edition of 12, plus 1 artist's proof.

Works from this edition reside in the collections of Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven; The Dallas Museum of Art, Dallas; Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth, Fort Worth and Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney.








畫面:194 x 126 公分;76 ⅜ x 49 ⅝ 英寸

托底:224 x 140 公分;88 ¼ x 55 ⅛ 英寸



James Cohan Gallery, New York

Acquired from the above by the present owner in 1999

Dietmar Elger, Gerhard Richter: Maler, Cologne, 2002, p. 145 (text)

Hubertus Butin and Stefan Gronert, Eds., Gerhard Richter. Editions 1965 – 2004, Ostfildern, 2004, pp. 93, 96 and 228, no. 80, illustrated in colour

Exh. Cat. and Catalogue Raisonné, Düsseldorf, K20 Kunstsammlung Nordrhein-Westfalen (and travelling), Gerhard Richter Catalogue Raisonné 1993 – 2004, 2005, p. 43 (text)

Hubertus Butin, Stefan Gronert and Thomas Olbricht, Eds., Gerhard Richter: Editions 1965 – 2013, Ostfildern, 2014, pp. 122, 125-26, 130, 250 (text); p. 215, illustrated in colour

Hubertus Butin, Gerhard Richer Unique Pieces in Series, Cologne, 2017, pp. 6-7 (text)