Limited Edition

Gerhard Richter - P17

A new Limited Edition by Gerhard Richter produced by HENI Productions

About

P17

A giclée print of

Gerhard Richter

TULIPS

Catalogue Raisonné 825–2, 1995, 36 × 41 cm, oil on canvas

Edition size 500 + 2 A.P., each numbered.

36 × 41 cm, Diasec-mounted giclée print on aluminium.

Heni Productions Catalogue Number: P17

 

Although the years between 1995-96 mainly saw the production of abstract paintings by Richter, floral still lives represents the more intimate and tender of Richter's output from this intensive period of work.

Departing from the traditions of flower painting, Richter's unconventional compositional cropping builds up a tension: opening up the inseparable reference to photography whilst at the same time, signifying the artist's direct engagement with the iconographic tradition of still life painting, yet another art history genre covered by Richter's oeuvre.

Tulips is formalistically separated into two colour fields, essentialzing the flowers. By singularly focusing on this blossom, the image raises the issue of our relationship to nature and our experiential reality of it. Richter offers a simple statement: passionately drawing the eye to a hazy, visionary delight of a vase of yellow tulips.

 

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Works are offered subject to availability on a first-come-first-served basis. 

 

Please note that this Edition will be avilable for delivery in Septemeber 2017.

2017

Publisher

HENI Productions

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Gerhard Richter - P17

Gerhard Richter - P17