Brasil (Hand, Serra Pelada)

Sebastiao Salgado, Brazilian, born 1944

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1986

Gelatin silver print

Image: 11 7/16 x 17 5/16 in. (29 x 44 cm)

Sheet: 16 x 20 in. (40.6 x 50.8 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College: Purchased through the Fund for Contemporary Photography. Selected by participants in the seminar "Museum Collecting 101": Betty Baez-Melo, Class of 2005, Gabriela Jaramillo, Class of 2004, Marilyn Nyanteh, Class of 2005, Lia Rothstein, Holly Shaffer, Class of 2003, and Yin Zhao, Class of 2006

PH.2002.59

Geography/Culture

South America, Brazil

Period

20th century

Object Name

Photograph

Classification

Photograph

Not on view

Inscription

Embossed, lower left: SEBASTIAO SALGADO; signed and inscribed, on reverse, in graphite, S.S.[illeg.] / BRASIL-1986

Course History

ENVS 7.3, Ecopsychology, Terry Osborne, Winter 2015

WRIT 5, Human Rights, Global to Local, Peggy Baum, Winter 2014

ENVS 7, Ecopsychology, Terry Osborne, Winter 2014

ENVS 7, Ecopsychology, Terry Osborne, Winter 2013

ENVS 7, Ecopsychology, Terry Osborne, Spring 2012

Museum Collecting 101, Derrick R. Cartwright, Roberto Tejada César Chávez Fellow at Dartmouth in 2002, Katherine Hart, Fall 2002

Exhibition History

Focus on Photography, Works from 1950 to Today, Friends and Owen Robertson Cheatham Galleries, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, January 13-March 8, 2009.

Art and/as Violence, Harrington Gallery Teaching Exhibition, Art History 2, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, December 12, 2006-March 11, 2007.

Churchill P. Lathrop Gallery, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, January 14-April 13, 2003.

Publication History

Emily Shubert Burke, Focus on Photography, Works for 1950 to Today, Hanover, New Hampshire: Trustees of Dartmouth College, 2009, p. 14, no. 25.

Brian P. Kennedy and Emily Shubert Burke, Modern and Contemporary Art at Dartmouth: Highlights from the Hood Museum of Art, Hanover: Trustees of Dartmouth College, 2009, p.203, no.251.

Published References

Sebastiao Salgado, Sebastiao Salgado: workers, an archaeology of the industrial age, New York: Aperture, 1993, ill. p. 312-313.

Provenance

Robert Klein Gallery, Boston; sold to present collection, 2002.

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