Graham Hunter Gallery

81 Baker Street, London

Gerhard Richter

b.1932 German, Pioneer of New European Painting

 

The gallery maintains a turning stock of quality lithographs, artists posters and prints along with drawings, original paintings and sculpture.

 

Gerhard Richter (born 9 February 1932) is a German visual artist and one of the pioneers of the New European Painting that has emerged in the second half of the twentieth century. Richter has produced abstract as well as photorealistic paintings, and also photographs and glass pieces. His art follows the examples of Picasso and Jean Arp in undermining the concept of the artist's obligation to maintain a single cohesive style.
In October 2012, Richter's Abstraktes Bild set an auction record price for a painting by a living artist at £21m ($34m). This was exceeded in May 2013 when his 1968 piece Domplatz, Mailand (Cathedral square, Milan) was sold for $37.1 million (£24.4 million) in New York..

 

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81 Baker Street
London
W1U 6RQ

Opening hours

Mon-Fri 9.30 - 6.00
Sat 10.00 - 5.00
Sun 11.00 - 4.00

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