Goldberg-Variationen. 1984. Multiple. Oil on a record. Butin 60. Signed, dated and numbered on a label in center on verso. From an edition of 100 copies. Diameter: 30.1 cm (11.8 in).
PROVENANCE: Private collection Rhineland.
The record "Bach. The Goldberg Variations. Glenn Gould", CBS Records Masterworks 1982, was painted in oil on one side. This is Richter's contribution to the portfolio "Hommage à Cladders" with editions by a total of 18 artists, published by the 'Museumsverein Mönchengladbach'. The portfolio was released in an edition of 50 copies, the other 50 copies were sold individually. Owed to the individual execution, some copies of this multiple are of unique character.