Photographs from the collection of the Foundation of Estelle and Hervé Francès
SEBASTIÃO SALGADO | INDIA, CHURCHGATE STATION, BOMBAY, 1995
Estimate: 10,000 - 15,000 EUR
INDIA, CHURCHGATE STATION, BOMBAY, 1995
signé, daté et titré au verso
signed, dated and titled on verso
21 ¼ x 32 in.; 53,8 x 81,2 cm
This silver print is in overall excellent condition with strong tones and contrasts. Mount window glued, preventing to view the entire sheet. Signature and annotation visibles through plexiglass back board.
"In response to your inquiry, we are pleased to provide you with a general report of the condition of the property described above. Since we are not professional conservators or restorers, we urge you to consult with a restorer or conservator of your choice who will be better able to provide a detailed, professional report. Prospective buyers should inspect each lot to satisfy themselves as to condition and must understand that any statement made by Sotheby's is merely a subjective, qualified opinion. Prospective buyers should also refer to any Important Notices regarding this sale, which are printed in the Sale Catalogue.
NOTWITHSTANDING THIS REPORT OR ANY DISCUSSIONS CONCERNING A LOT, ALL LOTS ARE OFFERED AND SOLD AS IS" IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE CONDITIONS OF BUSINESS PRINTED IN THE SALE CATALOGUE."
Grisebach, Berlin, Modern and Contemporary Photographs, June 3, 2010, lot 1368
Sebastião Salgado, Migrations: Humanity in Transition (New York, 2000), p. 419
Western Artists and India: Creative Inspirations in Art and Design, (London, 2013), p. 27