born 1929 in A - Baden / Wien
card for the graphic-portfolio "Überdeckungen",
then invitation card to the exhibition "Arnulf Rainer - Übermalungen und Bedeckungen" in the dato Galerie,
then card "Überdeckungen" as a invitation card of the Galerie St. Stephan, Wien,
then handwritten ideas, two handwritten letters by Arnulf Rainer to the Galerie dato and two typewritten letters from the gallery to the artist, then lists with prices and organisation, vita of the artist (see additional pictures)
each card 22 cm x 16 cm
cards are printed on front and back
one card with vertical fold, the other card in good condition, handwritten notices and letters schriftliche Notiz und Briefe clear, most of the pages have holes for ring binder
provenance: Galerie dato, Frankfurt
order no. 25859
In the year 1961 Arnulf Rainer has sent the portfolios "Überdeckungen" to the dato Galerie in Frankfurt, whose leader was Rochus Kowallek. The letters give a good view into the relation between artist and gallery.
Concerning the history of the Galerie dato see Zentralarchiv des internationalen Kunsthandels ZADIK (ed.): ZERO ist gut für Dich (sediment - Mitteilungen zur Geschichte des Kunsthandels, Heft 10, 2006), p. 21 ff.