Pentti Sammallahti - Photographs New York Wednesday, October 14, 2020 | Phillips

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  • Provenance

    Acquired directly from the artist

  • Literature

    Sammallahti, Here Far Away, p. 60

  • Catalogue Essay

    "When I am photographing I try not to think too much, only to see." – Pentti Sammallahti

Transcendence: Photography and the Sublime


Lake Numazawa, Fukushima, Japan

Gelatin silver print, printed later.
9 7/8 x 8 in. (25.1 x 20.3 cm)
Signed and dated in pencil in the margin.

$800 - 1,200 

Sold for $1,875

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New York Auction 14 October 2020