Sebastião Salgado - Photographs New York Thursday, April 8, 2021 | Phillips

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  • Provenance

    Acquired directly from the Photographer
    Peter Fetterman Gallery, Santa Monica, CA

  • Catalogue Essay

    "To me, photography is like writing – what writers tell with the pen, I tell with my camera. It is passion, as I love the light, but also a language that is extremely powerful." --Sebastião Salgado


Bushman, Botswana (holding bird), Africa

Gelatin silver print, printed later.
21 1/4 x 29 5/8 in. (54 x 75.2 cm)
Signed, titled 'Botswana' and dated in pencil on the verso.

$12,000 - 15,000 

Sold for $12,600

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New York Auction 8 April 2021