Annunciation after Titian

1973

Gerhard Richter, German, b. Dresden, 1932

Oil on canvas, 49 3/8 × 78 7/8 in. (125.5 × 200.2 cm)

Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC, Joseph H. Hirshhorn Purchase Fund, 1994

Accession Number: 94.16

Provenance:
Andrea Contini, Genoa, by 1984
Barbara Gladstone Gallery, New York, to 8 June 1994
Joseph H. Hirshhorn Purchase Fund, 1994

Exhibition History:
GALLERIA LA BERTESCA, Milan. "Gerhard Richter: Verkündigung nach Tizian," 5-31 December 1973, cat.
VENICE BIENNALE XLI. "Arte e Arti, Attualita` e Storia," 10 June-9 September 1984.
STADTISCHE KUNSTHALLE, Düsseldorf. "Gerhard Richter: Bilder 1962-1985," 18 January-23 March 1986, no. 343-1, ill. TOUR: NATIONAGALERIE, STAALICHE MUSEEN, Berlin, 25 April-1 June; KUNSTHALLE BERN, Switzerland, 14 June-20 July; MUSEUM MODERNER KUNST/MUSEUM DES 20. JAHRHUNDERTS, Vienna, 1 August-21 September.
HIRSHHORN MUSEUM AND SCULPTURE GARDEN, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC. "The Hirshhorn Collects: Recent Acquisitions 1992-1996," 4 June-7 September 1997, no. 132, color ill. p. 83.
CENTRO PER L'ARTE CONTEMPORANEA LUIGI PECCI, Prato, Italy. "Gerhard Richter," 10 October 1999-30 January 2000, ill. p. 100.
MUSEUM OF MODERN ART, New York. "Gerhard Richter: Forty Years of Painting," 14 February-21 May 2002, color ill. p. 183. TOUR: ART INSTITUTE OF CHICAGO, 22 June-15 September; SAN FRANCISCO MUSEUM OF MODERN ART, 11 October-14 January 2003; HIRSHHORN MUSEUM AND SCULPTURE GARDEN, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC, 20 February-18 May.
TATE MODERN, London. "Gerhard Richter: Panorama," 6 October 2011-8 January 2012, cat. TOUR: NEUE NATIONALGALERIE, Berlin, 12 February-13 May; CENTRE GEORGES POMPIDOU, Paris, 6 June-24 September 2012.
FONDATION BEYELER, Riehen/Basel, Switzerland. "Gerhard Richter: Pictures/Series," 18 May-7 September 2014, cat.

Published References:
LIVINGSTON, MARCO. Pop Art: A Continuing History (London: Thames & Hudson, 1990), ill. p. 210; pp. 150, 268.
Gerhard Richter, vol. III Catalogue Raisonné 1962-1993 (Bonn: Kunst-und Ausstellungshalle der Bundesrepublik Deutschland, 1993), no. 343-1, color ill.; p. 165.
MCALLISTER, JANE (ed.). Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden: 150 Works of Art (New York: Harry N. Abrams, 1996), pp. 126-127, color ill.

Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden Collection, European Contemporary, Hirshhorn Museum & Sculpture Garden (Washington, DC), 3rd Floor