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

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  • Provenance

    Acquired directly from the artist, 1990

  • Literature

    Aperture, Sebastião Salgado: An Uncertain Grace, pp. 24-25
    Aperture, Sebastião Salgado: Workers, pp. 300-301


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

Gelatin silver print.
11 3/4 x 17 1/4 in. (29.8 x 43.8 cm)
Signed, titled 'Brasil' and dated in pencil on the verso; copyright credit blindstamp in the margin.

$5,000 - 7,000 

sold for $8,750

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New York Auction 1 October 2019