Gerhard Richter


Skull with candle – 1983 – 100 cm x 150 cm – oil on canvas


Skull – 1983 – 55 cm x 50 cm – oil on canvas

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  1. Second skull is incredible. The macabre made ethereal.

    • yeah, i’m with you – the skull with candle is one that i think of all the time, but when i went to dig up the image to post it, the second skull really struck me. dimensionless grounding of something that escapes.

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