Gerhard Richter: The Capacity for Belief

Gerhard Richter: The Capacity for Belief

essay by James Romaine:

Kirchenfenster von Gergard Richter

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.

Kirchenfenster von Gergard Richter

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.

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