Catalogue entry

T02380 OIL SKETCH NO.432/11 1977

Inscribed on back of canvas ‘432/11’ top left and ‘Richter, 77’ top right
Oil on canvas, 20 5/8 × 30 13/16 (52.4 × 78.2)
Purchased from the artist through the Whitechapel Art Gallery (Grant-in-Aid) 1979
Exh: Gerhard Richter: 17 Pictures, Anna Leonowens Gallery, Nova Scotia College of Art and Design, Halifax, July 1978 (no catalogue); Gerhard Richter: Abstract Paintings, Van Abbemuseum, Eindhoven, October–November 1978 (not listed); Whitechapel Art Gallery, March–April 1979 (not listed)

The artist confirms that he used this oil sketch as a study for T02348 and that it is unrelated to any other picture.

Published in:
The Tate Gallery 1978-80: Illustrated Catalogue of Acquisitions, London 1981