Sebastião Salgado - Photographs New York Wednesday, October 14, 2020 | Phillips
  • Provenance

    Acquired directly from the artist

  • Literature

    Taschen, Sebastião Salgado: Genesis, pp. 412-413

  • Catalogue Essay

    "I work alone. Humans are incredible because when you come alone, they will receive you, they accept you, they protect you, they give you all the things that you need and they teach you all things you must know." – Sebastião Salgado

Transcendence: Photography and the Sublime


Nenet Nomads (Migration of Camp) South Yamal Region, Siberia, Russia

Gelatin silver print, printed 2012.
14 1/2 x 20 in. (36.8 x 50.8 cm)
Signed, titled 'Russia' and dated in pencil on the verso; copyright credit blindstamp in the margin.

$6,000 - 8,000 

Sold for $8,750

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New York Auction 14 October 2020