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

    Acquired directly from the artist

  • Literature

    Taschen, Sebastião Salgado: Genesis, pp. 364 -365

  • Catalogue Essay

    "We are animals, born from the land with the other species. Since we’ve been living in cities, we’ve become more and more stupid, not smarter. What made us survive all these years is our spirituality, the link to our land." – Sebastião Salgado

Transcendence: Photography and the Sublime


Wild horses in Navajo territory, bordering on the Grand Canyon. Arizona

Gelatin silver print, printed 2011, mounted.
21 5/8 x 29 1/8 in. (54.9 x 74 cm)
Signed, titled 'U.S.A.' and dated in pencil on the verso.

$9,000 - 12,000 

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New York Auction 14 October 2020