Fine Prints and Photography Auction

March 10, 2015

LOT 205
Sebastiao Salgado (1944- )
  • Sebastiao Salgado (1944- )
  • Sebastiao Salgado (1944- )

205

Sebastiao Salgado (1944- ), Brazilian

UPPER XINGU REGION, BRAZIL, 2013

Silver gelatin print; signed and dated 2005 at Brazil in pencil verso, and with an embossed signature “Sebastiao Salgado” verso.
Sheet 19.7" x 23.6" — 50 x 60 cm.

Estimate $10,000-$12,000

Realised: $19,680
Price Includes Buyer's Premium ?

About artist/note:

In the Upper Xingu regions of Brazil’s Mato Grosso state, a group of Waura fish in the Piulaga Lake near their village. The Upper Xingu Basin is home to an ethically diverse population.

Provenance:

Donated by the artist;
Proceeds to benefit the Scotiabank CONTACT Photography Festival

Additional Info:

Department: International Art
Signed