Gerhard Richter: The Capacity for Belief
essay by James Romaine:
New window in the cathedral of Cologne which was styled by the famous German artist Gerhard Richter. The original window was destroyed during the second World War
Gerhard Richter. South Transept Window of the Cologne Cathedral, 2007.Cologne, Germany. Stained glass. Height: 66 feet. Photo: Guido Schiefer. Images are used by permission of the Cologne Cathedral.
Gerhard Richter. South Transept Window (detail)
Gerhard Richter. Cathedral Corner, 1987. Oil on canvas. 48 x 34 ¼ inches.
Gerhard Richter. Annunciation after Titian, 1973. Oil on linen. 49 x 79 inches. Courtesy of the Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Washington, DC. Joseph H. Hirshhorn Purchase Fund.
Gerhard Richter. Reader, 1994. Oil on canvas. 28 ¼ x 40 inches. Collection of the San Francisco Museum of Modern Art.
Gerhard Richter. Sea, 1973. Color offset mounted on board. 27 ¼ x 26 ½ inches.