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Waterfall, 1997

Gerhard Richter, German, b. Dresden, 1932

Oil on linen, 64 7/8 x 43 3/8 in. (164.8 x 110.1 cm)

Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC, Joseph H. Hirshhorn Purchase Fund, 1998

Accession Number: 98.28

Provenance:
The artist, Cologne
Anthony d'Offay Gallery, London, to 22 October 1998
Joseph H. Hirshhorn Purchase Fund, 1998

Exhibition History:
WAKO WORKS OF ART, Tokyo. "Gerhard Richter: Praemium Imperiale Commemorative Exhibition," 24 October-28 November 1997, ill.
ANTHONY D'OFFAY GALLERY, London. "Gerhard Richter 1998," 11 September-22 October 1998, ill.; pp. 53, 99.
HIRSHHORN MUSEUM AND SCULPTURE GARDEN, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC. "Regarding Beauty," 7 October 1999-17 January 2000, no. 55, ill. TOUR: HAUS DER KUNST, Munich, 11 February-30 April.
MUSEUM OF MODERN ART, New York. "Gerhard Richter: Forty Years of Painting," 14 February-21 May 2002, color ill. p. 264. 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.
UCLA HAMMER MUSEUM, Los Angeles. "The Undiscovered Country," 3 October 2004-16 January 2005, ill. p. 30.
HIRSHHORN MUSEUM AND SCULPTURE GARDEN, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC. "Out of the Ordinary," 4 February-27 May 2013, no cat.

Published References:
HENTSCHEL, MARTIN and HELMUT FRIEDEL. Gerhard Richter 1998 (London: Anthony d'Offay Gallery, 1998), no. 847-2, ill.
ELGER, DIETMAR (ed.) Gerhard Richter: Landscapes (Berlin: Hatje Cantz, 2011), ill. p. 33.

Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden Collection, European Contemporary