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Two Candles (Zwei Kerzen)

A work made of oil on canvas.
© Gerhard Richter

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  • A work made of oil on canvas.

Date:

1982

Artist:

Gerhard Richter
German, born 1932

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Contemporary Art

Artist

Gerhard Richter

Title

Two Candles (Zwei Kerzen)

Place

Germany (Artist's nationality:)

Date  Dates are not always precisely known, but the Art Institute strives to present this information as consistently and legibly as possible. Dates may be represented as a range that spans decades, centuries, dynasties, or periods and may include qualifiers such as c. (circa) or BCE.

1982

Medium

Oil on canvas

Inscriptions

Signed, numbered and dated on verso: “Richter 1982” at bottom right; “497-1” at top left.

Dimensions

120 × 100 cm (47 1/4 × 39 1/2 in.)

Credit Line

Twentieth-Century Discretionary Fund

Reference Number

1983.207

Copyright

© Gerhard Richter

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