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Portrait of Gerhard Richter by Paul Kalkbrenner

Gerhard Richter

Born in 1932 in Dresden, Gerhard Richter's paintings today are displayed in museums around the globe. Curator Robert Storr writes: "Richter distills things not to get to their essence, their essential truth, but to get to their ambiguities, the essential question mark."

Double exposure on 6x6 transparency.

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