Sale: 503 / Post War / Contemporary Art II, July 17. 2020 in Munich Lot 143

 
143
Sebastião Salgado
The Eastern Part of the Brooks Range, Arctic National Wildlife Refuge, Alaska, USA, 2009, 2009.
Estimate:
€ 30,000 / $ 35,700
Sold:
€ 37,500 / $ 44.625

(incl. 25% surcharge)
Lot description
The Eastern Part of the Brooks Range, Arctic National Wildlife Refuge, Alaska, USA, 2009. 2009, printed in 2020.

Verso signed, dated, titled and inscribed. 121 x 163 cm (47.6 x 64.1 in).

• Monumental landscape from the GENESIS cycle
• Salgado shows us that paradise still exists (Wim Wenders)
• "Can taking photographs be an act of peace?"
(Theme of the Wim Wenders' laudation on occasion of the award ceremony of the peace prize 'Friedenspreises des Deutschen Buchhandel')
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143
Sebastião Salgado
The Eastern Part of the Brooks Range, Arctic National Wildlife Refuge, Alaska, USA, 2009, 2009.
Estimate:
€ 30,000 / $ 35,700
Sold:
€ 37,500 / $ 44.625

(incl. 25% surcharge)