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

    Acquired directly from the artist, 2011

  • Literature

    Taschen, Sebastião Salgado: Genesis, pp. 294-295

  • Catalogue Essay

    "There comes a moment when it is no longer you who takes the photograph, but receives the way to do it quite naturally and fully." – Sebastião Salgado

Transcendence: Photography and the Sublime


Victoria Falls with Tree, Zimbabwe

Gelatin silver print.
21 3/4 x 29 in. (55.2 x 73.7 cm)
Signed, titled 'Zimbabwe' and dated in pencil on the verso.

$9,000 - 12,000 

Sold for $7,500

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New York Auction 14 October 2020