© Gunther Forg
Title: Rivoli I
Date: 1989
Artist: Günther Förg
German, 1952–2013
Medium: oil on canvas
104 5/16 x 68 7/8 in. (265 x 174.9 cm)
Credit Line: Gift of the Honorable and Mrs. Thomas F. Eagleton
Object Number: 218:1996
Current Location: Not On View
Signed: Note: the painting still needs to be examined for this information.
1989 -
Private Collection, Switzerland [1]

Galerie Max Hetzler, Berlin, Germany

- 1996
The Honorable and Mrs. Thomas F. Eagleton, St. Louis, MO, USA, purchased from Galerie Max Hetzler [2]

1996 -
Saint Louis Art Museum, given by the Honorable and Mrs. Thomas F. Eagleton [2]

[1] As per exhibition catalogue: Günter Förg: Castello Di Rivoli, 6 Ottobre-3 Dicembre 1989, pp. 38, 65.

[2] A letter dated December 19, 1996 from Thomas F. Eagleton to James D. Burke, Director declaring the gift of "Rivoli I" which he “purchased from Galerie Max Hetzler (Berlin)” [SLAM document files].

[3] Deed of gift dated December 31, 1996 [SLAM document files]. Minutes of the Collections Committee of the Board of Trustees, Saint Louis Art Museum, February 27, 1997.

Exhibition History
Title: Postwar German Art in the Collection
Date: May 01, 2013 - January 26, 2014
Venue: Saint Louis Art Museum
Publication History
Title: Günther Förg
Year Published: 1989
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