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Serra Pelada Gold Mine, Brazil


Sebastião Salgado



Institution Minneapolis Institute of Arts
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Medium: Photographs | Gelatin silver print
Size: 33 1/4 x 43 1/8 in. (84.46 x 109.54 cm) (outer frame)19 5/8 x 30 in. (49.85 x 76.2 cm) (sight)
Creation Place: Brazil
Culture: Brazil
Style: 20th century
Inscriptions: Labelsee Mark(s) on brown paper backing: lender's label and framer's label
Physical Description: mine workers; central male figure right foreground leaning on post looking down on seated worker; many other workers visible in foreground, middleground and background
Credit: Collection Minneapolis Institute of Arts; Gift of funds from the Regis Foundation
Accession Number: 2005.98.1
Rights: © Sebastião Salgado / Amazonas images. All rights reserved.
Artist: Sebastião Salgado, Brazilian, born 1944
Role: Photographer
Nationality: Brazilian
Life Dates: Brazilian, born 1944
Added to Site: March 1, 2009