Sebastião Salgado - Photographs New York Tuesday, April 4, 2023 | Phillips
  • Provenance

    Ursula Gropper Associates, San Francisco, 1980s

  • Literature

    Aperture, Sebastião Salgado: An Uncertain Grace, pp. 24-25
    Aperture, Sebastião Salgado: Workers, pp. 300-301
    Nair, A Different Light: The Photography of Sebastião Salgado, p. 218


Serra Pelada, Gold Mine, Brazil (Cast of Thousands)

Gelatin silver print.
13 1/2 x 20 in. (34.3 x 50.8 cm)
Signed, dated, and annotated 'Brasil' in pencil on the verso; copyright credit blindstamp in the margin.

$5,000 - 7,000 

Sold for $10,160

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Sarah Krueger
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Vanessa Hallett
Worldwide Head of Photographs and Chairwoman, Americas


New York Auction 4 April 2023