Berlin: Edition Cantz, 1993. First edition. Hardcover. Quarto. 195, 112, 234pp. Original gray cloth with black lettering on covers and spines, in original photo-illustrated dustjackets with matching photo-illustrated slipcase, black lettering on spine. Housed in matching color photo-illustrated slipcase, black lettering on spine. Comprehensive publication documenting the works of Gerhard Richter on the occasion of the traveling exhibition shown in Paris, Bonn, Stockholm and Madrid.
Volume one contains the catalog of the exhibition with texts by Suzanne Pagé, Wenzel Jacob, Björn Springfeldt, and Kasper König. Contains list of lenders, a list of exhibited Gerhard Richter works, and photo credits. Illustrated with color reproductions of Richter's work, and b/w photographs.
Volume two essays by Benjamin H. D. Buchloh, Peter Gidal and Birgit Pelzer, including texts on the Gerhard Richter Atlas, Gerhard Richter: 18th October 1977, Gerhard Richter and the allegory of the abstract cabinet, among others, a 1986 interview with Gerhard Richter. This volume illustrated with b/w reproductions of Richter's work.
Volume three is Gerhard Richter's Catalog Raisoné 1962–1993 with color and b/w reproductions of his work, a biography, a list of solo exhibition, group exhibitions, selected texts and films, closing with photo-credits.
Text in German, English and French. Near fine to fine condition. Item #48249